Indonesian pattern coins

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Prambanan pattern.jpg

Indonesia: 10 rupiah pattern, 1974.

Java Prambanan Temple.jpg

Java: Prambanan Temple.


This 1974 pattern coin from Indonesia shows the Prambanan temple.

The temple is a UNESCO world heritage site.

The coin depicts a single tower, but the actual site has several towers.

It was discovered by forum member thelawnet in an auction.


Related links:

1] Java Auction 2010

2] East Asian architecture on coins
Visit the website of The Royal Mint Museum.

See: The Royal Mint Museum.

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Indonesia 2½ rupiah 1963-aluminium pattern.jpg


Indonesia, 2½ Rupiah, 1963.  Pattern in aluminium (KM Pn3) featuring President Sukarno.

Image courtesy of Heritage Auctions.
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Indonesia. Aluminum 50 Sen Pattern, 1965.jpg


Indonesia. Aluminum 50 Sen pattern, 1965.

KM-PnA4. Obverse: President Sukarno.

Image courtesy of Heritage Auctions.
Visit the website of The Royal Mint Museum.

See: The Royal Mint Museum.

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Indonesia 500 Rp 1993-octagonal ptn.jpg


Indonesia, 500 rupiah, 1993.  Octagonal pattern (KM Pn17).

Obverse: National arms.  Reverse: Jasmine flower.

Image courtesy of Heritage Auctions.
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See: The Royal Mint Museum.

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Here is a proof version of the official issued coin.

Unlike the pattern shown above, it is not octagonal, but it has a shaped inner rim.

Image courtesy of Heritage Auctions.


See: Indonesia: coins of the 1990s.
Visit the website of The Royal Mint Museum.

See: The Royal Mint Museum.