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East Africa German (Tanganyika) 1/4, 1/2, and 1 Rupie  1904 to 1914
East Africa German (Tanganyika) 1/4, 1/2, and 1 Rupie 1904 to 1914

Wilhelm (Guilelmus) II ruled East Africa between 1888 and 1918. These coins bear his image with the denomination on the back. Collector values are quite respectable.

1/4 RUPIE (0.086 troy ounces silver)
worn: $6 US dollars approximate catalog value
average circulated: $14
well preserved: $40
fully uncirculated: $130
1/4 rupies dated 1906 and 1907 are a bit more rare, cataloging near $100 in well preserved condition

1/2 RUPIE (0.172 troy ounces silver)
worn: $12 US dollars approximate catalog value
average circulated: $45
well preserved: $100
fully uncirculated: $280
1/2 rupies dated 1906A and 1906J are rare, cataloging near $350 in well preserved condition

1 RUPIE (0.344 troy ounces silver)
worn: $15 US dollars approximate catalog value
average circulated: $25
well preserved: $60
fully uncirculated: $180

Remember these are catalog values and subject to the concepts shown on our Important Terminology page. If you have not read this page, please do!

Coin: 15435 , Genre: Colonizers and Colonies
Requested by: Yvonne, Wed, 11-Sep-2013 08:29:40 GMT
Answered by: Paul, Wed, 11-Sep-2013 15:06:53 GMT
Reviewed by CoinQuest. Appraisal ok., Sun, 13-Sep-2015 20:26:31 GMT
Requester description: 1914 Deutsch Ostafrika 1/4 Rupie 1914 J. Guilemus II Imperator 1/4 Rupie
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