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  • Object type

  • Museum number

    2008,4194.619

  • Denomination

    • shilling, 1
  • Description

    Nickel-plated steel coin.(obverse) Coat of arms at centre.
    (reverse) Profile portrait of President Kenyatta at centre.

  • Producer name

  • Authority

  • Date

    • 2005
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Weight: 5.56 grammes
    • Diameter: 24 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        reverse
      • Inscription Language

        English
      • Inscription Content

        THE FIRST PRESIDENT OF KENYA
        MZEE JOMO KENYATTA
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        obverse
      • Inscription Language

        English
      • Inscription Content

        REPUBLIC OF KENYA
        2005
        1
        ONE SHILLING
  • Location

    On display: G68/dc15/p3

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    2008

  • Department

    Coins & Medals

  • Registration number

    2008,4194.619

Nickel-plated steel coin.

Obverse & Reverse

Reproduced by permission of the artist. No caption entered

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