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British Commonwealth - Gambia (1965-1970)

 

 

8 shillings - copper-nickel

 

Gambia 4 shillings 1970

 

Face value: 8 shillings
Composition: copper-nickel
Diameter 41.0 mm.
Weight 33.80 g.
Edge: reeded

Minted:
1970

Reverse: Hippopotamus
Reverse legend: 8 SHILLINGS

Obverse: Young bust right
Obverse legend: THE GAMBIA / year

Number in Krause catalog: KM#7

Price for coin in UNC condition - $12-17

 

 

 

8 shillings - silver

 

Gambia 8 shillings 1970

 

Face value: 8 shillings
Composition: silver 0.925
Diameter 41.0 mm.
Weight 32.40 g.
Edge: reeded

Minted:
1970

Reverse: Hippopotamus
Reverse legend: 8 SHILLINGS

Obverse: Young bust right
Obverse legend: THE GAMBIA / year

Number in Krause catalog: KM#7a

Price for coin in UNC condition - $40-50

 

 

 

4 shillings

 

Gambia 4 shillings 1966

 

Face value: 4 shillings
Composition: copper-nickel
Diameter 34.0 mm.
Weight 18.30 g.
Edge: reeded

Minted:
1966

Reverse: Slender-snouted crocodile
Reverse legend: 4 SHILLINGS

Obverse: Young bust right
Obverse legend: THE GAMBIA / year

Number in Krause catalog: KM#6

Price for coin in UNC condition - $10-15

 

 

 

2 shillings

 

Gambia 2 shillings 1966

 

Face value: 2 shillings
Composition: copper-nickel
Diameter 28.3 mm.
Weight 11.20 g.
Edge: reeded

Minted:
1966

Reverse: African domestic ox
Reverse legend: 2 SHILLINGS

Obverse: Young bust right
Obverse legend: THE GAMBIA / year

Number in Krause catalog: KM#5

Price for coin in UNC condition - $10-15

 

 

 

1 shilling

 

Gambia 1 shilling 1966

 

Face value: 1 shilling
Composition: copper-nickel
Diameter 23.5 mm.
Weight 5.80 g.
Edge: reeded

Minted:
1966

Reverse: Oil palm
Reverse legend: 1 SHILLING

Obverse: Young bust right
Obverse legend: THE GAMBIA / year

Number in Krause catalog: KM#4

Price for coin in UNC condition - $10-15

 

 

 

Sixpence

 

Gambia 6 pence 1966

 

Face value: 6 pence (1/2 shilling)
Composition: copper-nickel
Diameter 19.5 mm.
Weight 2.77 g.
Edge: reeded

Minted:
1966

Reverse: Peanuts
Reverse legend: 6 PENCE

Obverse: Young bust right
Obverse legend: THE GAMBIA / year

Number in Krause catalog: KM#3

Price for coin in UNC condition - $8-12

 

 

 

Treepence

 

Gambia 3 pence 1966

 

Face value: 3 pence (1/4 shilling)
Composition: nickel-brass
Diameter 21.5 mm.
Weight 5.20 g.
Edge: smooth

Minted:
1966

Reverse: Double spurred francolin
Reverse legend: 3 PENCE

Obverse: Young bust right
Obverse legend: THE GAMBIA / year

Number in Krause catalog: KM#2

Price for coin in UNC condition - $8-12

 

 

 

1 penny

 

Gambia 1 penny 1966

 

Face value: 1 penny (1/12 shilling)
Composition: bronze
Diameter 25.0 mm.
Weight 5.70 g.
Edge: smooth

Minted:
1966

Reverse: Sailing vessel
Reverse legend: 1 PENNY

Obverse: Young bust right
Obverse legend: THE GAMBIA / year

Number in Krause catalog: KM#1

Price for coin in UNC condition - $3-5