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Ostriches, emus, rheas and cassowaries
« on: September 27, 2013, 10:18:55 PM »
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This topic is for coin designs depicting ostriches, emus, rheas and cassowaries.



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Re: Ostriches, emus, rheas and cassowaries
« Reply #1 on: September 27, 2013, 10:19:33 PM »
Papua New Guinea, 20 toea.  Cassowary.

This is the only cassowary to appear on a circulation coin.
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Re: Ostriches, emus, rheas and cassowaries
« Reply #2 on: September 27, 2013, 10:26:28 PM »
Argentina, 1 centavo, 1987.  Rhea.
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Re: Ostriches, emus, rheas and cassowaries
« Reply #3 on: September 27, 2013, 10:26:43 PM »
Uruguay, 5 pesos, 2011.  Rhea.
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Re: Ostriches, emus, rheas and cassowaries
« Reply #4 on: September 27, 2013, 10:27:05 PM »
Eritrea, 10 cents, 1997.  Ostrich.
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Re: Ostriches, emus, rheas and cassowaries
« Reply #5 on: September 27, 2013, 10:27:51 PM »
Tanzania, 20 senti, 1980.  Ostrich.
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Re: Ostriches, emus, rheas and cassowaries
« Reply #6 on: March 16, 2019, 09:55:12 PM »
Australia, $5, 2000.  Sydney 2000 Olympics.  Emus.