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1 Shilling, Ghana, 1958

1 Shilling, Ghana, 1958

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Description (Brief)
One (1) shilling coin
Ghana, 1958
Obverse Image: Bust of Kwame Nkrumah facing right.
Obverse Text: CIVITATIS GHANIENSIS CONDITOR / KWAME NKRUMAH / P.V.
Reverse Image: Star.
Reverse Text: GHANA / 1958 / ONE SHILLING
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Coin
Date made
1958
place used
Ghana
associated place
Ghana
Physical Description
copper-nickel (overall material)
Measurements
overall:.18 cm x 2.08 cm; 1/16 in x 13/16 in
ID Number
NU.79.112.CM01170.2
catalog number
79.112.CM01170.2
accession number
1979.1263
Credit Line
The Chase Manhattan Bank
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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