5 Seniti - Tupou VI

5 Seniti - Tupou VI -  obverse5 Seniti - Tupou VI -  reverse

© National Reserve Bank of Tonga

Features

Issuer Tonga
King ʻAhoʻeitu Tupou VI (2012-date)
Type Standard circulation coin
Year 2015
Value 5 Seniti
0.05 TOP = USD 0.021
Currency Paʻanga (1967-date)
Composition Nickel plated steel
Weight 2.29 g
Diameter 17 mm
Thickness 1.53 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Number N# 74572
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References KM# 226,
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, United States.
And 5 more volumes.
Schön# 206
Gerhard Schön; 2018. Weltmünzkatalog / 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (46. Auflage). Battenberg Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
And 2 more volumes.

Obverse

Effigy of king Tupou VI facing, date below

Script: Latin

Lettering:
TUPOU VI
TONGA 2015

Engraver: Aleksandra Stokic

Aleksandra Stokic born in Kučevo (Serbia) is a senior coin sculptor and coin designer at the Royal Australian Mint since 2011. She is known for the Centenary of Canberra and Australian Mining designs.

Reverse

Features the Heilala (Garcinia sessilis) which is Tonga’s
national flower. It is associated with royalty and has a special status in Tongan culture. It is used to make the kahoa garland that is presented
to the King, and an auspicious garland presented to a girl on her 21st birthday. Each year in July, Tongans hold the week-long Heilala Festival to celebrate the flowering of the heilala flower.

Script: Latin

Lettering:
HEILALA
5 SENITI

Engraver: Aleksandra Stokic

Aleksandra Stokic born in Kučevo (Serbia) is a senior coin sculptor and coin designer at the Royal Australian Mint since 2011. She is known for the Centenary of Canberra and Australian Mining designs.

Edge

Smooth

Mint

Royal Australian Mint, Canberra, Australia (1965-date)

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