East Africa (Uganda) 25 Cents and 50 Cents 1906 to 1919
Uganda was a British Protectorate until 1962. These coins were minted under kings George V and Edward VII, so the king's portrait changes after 1910.
25 CENTS: 0.075 troy ounces silver
50 CENTS: 0.150 ounces silver
The spiffy lion-and-mountains design attracts collectors, and the values are not too shabby:
worn: $4 US dollars approximate catalog value
average circulated: $10
well preserved: $45
fully uncirculated: $75
25 cents dated 1918 are quite rare, they catalog at $300 in average circulated condition, and $1000 fully uncirculated
worn: $8 US dollars approximate catalog value
average circulated: $30
well preserved: $85
fully uncirculated: $160
50 cents dated 1918 are quite rare, they catalog at $200 in average circulated condition, and $500 fully uncirculated
50 cents dated 1919 are very rare, they catalog at $400 in average circulated condition, and $1500 fully uncirculated
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, Genre: Colonizers and Colonies
Requested by: Hari, Sat, 20-Jun-2015 06:56:27 GMT
Answered by: Paul, Sat, 20-Jun-2015 19:18:57 GMT
Requester description: 1913 East Africa&Uganda Protectorate. 25 Cents 1913 with a Lion with mountains in the background in the front of the coin.
GEORGIVS V REX ET IND:IMP: with a bust of King atthe back of the coin.
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