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Re: Eastern Libyan one Dinar coin
« Reply #1 on: October 21, 2017, 12:28:44 PM »
Can anybody read what the script says?

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Re: Eastern Libyan one Dinar coin
« Reply #2 on: October 21, 2017, 04:39:44 PM »
Since the Libyan coins dated 2014 came out I've been suspecting that they were also minted by the Russian Goznak, but I've been unable to find confirmation. The Goznak boasts about their recent large minting deals with Angola and Colombia but they don't mention Libyan coins at all. E-mails are naturally never answered.

This obviously doesn't prove anything about the origins of the 2014 coins, but their style and general appearance look very similar to the new dinar.

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Re: Libya 1 Dinar 2017
« Reply #3 on: October 22, 2017, 09:36:39 PM »
Can anybody read what the script says?

Design element 2 is described as silphium, so it fits exactly into the 50, 100 dirhams, ¼, ½, 1 dinar coin series that was announced and described by the Central Bank of Libya four years ago.
Source: Schön's World Coin Catalogue 46th edition 2018.

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Re: Eastern Libyan one Dinar coin
« Reply #4 on: October 22, 2017, 09:38:24 PM »
A plant. Thank you, Gerhard.

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Eastern Libyan one Dinar coin
« Reply #5 on: October 23, 2017, 07:45:46 AM »
They already have banknotes printed by Russia, so it won't be surprising if the coins are also struck by Russia.

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« Reply #6 on: October 23, 2017, 05:19:46 PM »
The coins have been struck in Russia. Here is the confirmation.

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Re: Eastern Libyan one Dinar coin
« Reply #8 on: February 20, 2018, 04:07:26 AM »
Here are better images

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Re: Eastern Libyan one Dinar coin
« Reply #9 on: November 07, 2018, 01:20:20 PM »