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Coin - 10 Cents, British East Africa, 1937 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 8782

Summary:
10 Cents, Issued by, British East Africa (Kenya, Tanganyika and Uganda), 1937 H
Minted by The Mint, Birmingham
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr John Sharples - Museum Victoria, 1990
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 31 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 11.36 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: british empire coins, british commonwealth and empire coins
Themes this item is part of: Heaton & Sons Mint, Birmingham, England, Numismatics & Philately Collection
Primary Classification: COINS
Secondary Classification: British East Africa (Kenya)
Tertiary Classification: working strikes
DateEra: 1937 AD
Denomination: 10 Cents
Obverse Description: A central hole with curved floral design to left and right; above hole, crown; below hole in two lines, TEN / CENTS; around, GEORGIVS VI REX ET IMP: IND:; the mint mark, H, below the denomination
Reverse Description: Curved around central hole four elephant tusks; above hole, 10; around outside line circle, EAST AFRICA 1937
Edge Description: Plain
Shape: Round with round hole
Material: Bronze
Issued By: East African Currency Board, British East Africa (Kenya), 1937
Mint: Heaton & Sons (Mint), Great Britain, 1937

The Mint, Birmingham
References: KM#24
Bibliography:
  1. [Book], Mr Colin Bruce - Krause Publications, 2009 Standard Catalogue of World Coins 1901 - 2000, 2009

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