Syria 2 and 5 Piastres 1926 to 1940
These aluminum bronze coins were minted in Syria in 2 and 5 piastres denominations (there are 100 piastres in one pound). They are getting old enough to support a little collector value. The tables below give approximate catalog values for these coins. Use our Important Terminology page to properly interpret these catalog values.
worn: $10 approximate catalog value in US dollars
average circulated (like our picture): $18
well preserved: $45
fully uncirculated: $120
worn: $1 approximate catalog value in US dollars
average circulated (like our picture): $5
well preserved: $16
fully uncirculated: $50
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Requested by: dhw, Tue, 25-Jan-2011 14:46:23 GMT
Answered by: Paul, Thu, 10-Oct-2013 02:04:15 GMT
Reviewed by CoinQuest. Appraisal ok., Sat, 26-Sep-2015 15:49:29 GMT
Requester description: 1936 obverse ETAT 1936 DE SYRIE with some arabic writing and a desighn around the edge. the reverse CINQ PIASTRES with two wheat leaves between 50 with arabic writing and desighn around edge.
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