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Re: Ghana's modern coinage
« Reply #45 on: May 26, 2020, 05:05:08 PM »



The reverse of the 10 pesewas features an open book and a pen, representing Education.

Nickel plated steel.  Diameter: 20.5 mm.
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Re: Ghana's modern coinage
« Reply #46 on: May 26, 2020, 05:06:08 PM »



The reverse of the 20 pesewas features a cocoa pod.

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Re: Ghana's modern coinage
« Reply #47 on: May 26, 2020, 05:06:58 PM »



The reverse of the 50 pesewas features a market woman.

Nickel plated steel.  Diameter: 26.5 mm.
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Re: Ghana's modern coinage
« Reply #48 on: May 26, 2020, 05:09:12 PM »



The obverse of the 50 pesewas coin.
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Re: Ghana's modern coinage
« Reply #49 on: May 26, 2020, 05:15:16 PM »



The 1 cedi coin is bimetallic and has a brass center within a nickel-steel ring.

The reverse design features the Scales of Justice, surrounded by two sprays.

The coin has a diameter of 28 mm.
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Re: Ghana's modern coinage
« Reply #50 on: May 26, 2020, 05:17:01 PM »



Here you see how the coins look when seen together.
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Re: Ghana's modern coinage
« Reply #51 on: May 26, 2020, 05:26:34 PM »



In 2019 a circulation 2 cedis coin was issued. It was bimetallic, with a copper-nickel center within a brass ring.

It is 10-sided with a diameter of 26.5 mm and weighs 10 g.  The reverse features Jubilee House, the presidential palace in Accra.
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