50 Cents, South Africa, 1991

Description (Brief)
One (1) 50 cent coin
South Africa, 1991
Obverse Image: South Africa coat of arms with the motto "Ex Unitate Vires" (Power Through Unity).
Obverse Text: SUID-AFRIKA / SOUTH AFRICA / EX UNITATE VIRES / 1991 / ALS
Reverse Image: Bird-of-paradise flower, commonly known in South Africa as the "crane" flower.
Reverse Text: 50 C / GC
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1991
place made
South Africa
Physical Description
bronze plated steel (overall material)
Measurements
overall: .2 cm x 2.2 cm; 3/32 in x 7/8 in
ID Number
2015.0126.17
accession number
2015.0126
catalog number
2015.0126.17
Credit Line
Whitney Haring-Smith & Abigail Seldin
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Data Source
National Museum of American History