2 Pounds, Ghana, 1960

2 Pounds, Ghana, 1960

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 2 pound coin, commemorative
Ghana, 1960
Obverse Image: Bust of Kwame Nkrumah facing right.
Obverse Text: KWAME NKRUMAH / FIRST PRESIDENT OF GHANA / CT
Reverse Image: Two eagles on either side of an orb with a cross in it, star above orb.
Reverse Text: 1ST JULY 1960 / REPUBLIC DAY
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
date made
1960
place used
Ghana
place made
United Kingdom: England, London
Physical Description
gold (overall material)
Measurements
overall:.18 cm x 2.83 cm; 1/16 in x 1 1/8 in
ID Number
NU.NU68175
catalog number
NU68175
accession number
243477
Credit Line
Mark B. Aaku
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West African Currency
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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