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Coin - 1 Tala, Wilhelm Solf, Governor, Samoa, 1980 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 30883

1 Tala, Issued by Samoa, 1980
Commemorating Dr. Wilhelm Solf, Governor of Western Samoa 1900 - 1910
Mint not recorded
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 39 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 26.76 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: pacific colonialism, british commonwealth coins, british commonwealth and empire coins
Themes this item is part of: Numismatics & Philately Collection
Primary Classification: COINS
Secondary Classification: Western Samoa
Tertiary Classification: working strikes
DateEra: 1980 AD
Denomination: 1 Tala
Obverse Description: Arms of Samoa; around above, SAMOA I SISIFO; below, $1
Reverse Description: Half length figure of the Governor in uniform with village and palm trees in background; around, DR. WILHELM SOLF GOVERNOR OF WESTERN SAMOA 1900-1910; in exergue, * 1980 *
Edge Description: Milled
Shape: round
Material: Copper-Nickel
Issued By: Western Samoa, 1980
Person Commemorated: Dr Wilhelm Solf, Samoa, 1980
References: KM#40
  1. [Book], Mr Colin Bruce - Krause Publications, 2009 Standard Catalogue of World Coins 1901 - 2000, 2009

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