1 Pesa, German East Africa, Tanzania, 1891

Description (Brief)
One (1) pesa coin
German East Africa, Tanzania, 1891
Obverse Image: German eagle with crown above the head.
Obverse Text: DEUTSCH OSTAFRIKANISCHE GESELLSCHAFT / 1891
Reverse Image: Arabic including value writing surrounded by a wreath.
Reverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1891
place made
Tanzania
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: .1 cm x 2.5 cm; 1/32 in x 31/32 in
ID Number
2015.0126.04
accession number
2015.0126
catalog number
2015.0126.04
Credit Line
Whitney Haring-Smith & Abigail Seldin
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Data Source
National Museum of American History