Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Coins

There are three coins issued by the Bank of Guyana. The denominations are as follows: $10, $5, $1.These  coins were put into circulation on 26th May, 1996

 COINDESCRIPTIONSPECIFICATIONS
coin1 A legendary "porknocker" engaged in traditional small-scale gold mining.


Alloy:
Nickel-plated steel
Diameter: 23.00mm
Weight: 5.00gms
Shape: 7 lobbed
Edge: Alternate Milled/Plain

 

 
coin5 Sugar cane is a principal agricultural crop which contributes significantly to the economy Alloy: Copper-plated steel
Diameter: 20.50mm
Weight: 3.75gms
Shape: round
Edge: Milled
 
   
coin10 Rice is a staple food in Guyana. Its cultivation is deeply rooted in the country's culture and history.

Alloy:
Copper-plated steel
Diameter: 17.00mm
Weight: 2.40gms
Shape: Round
Edge: Milled
   
   
     

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