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Nigeria 3 and 6 Pence, and 1 and 2 Shillings  1959 to 1962
Nigeria 3 and 6 Pence, and 1 and 2 Shillings 1959 to 1962

Elizabeth II minted these 3 pence, 6 pence, shilling, and 2 shillings in nickel-brass and copper-nickel in 1959. The 1 shilling coins were also minted in 1961 and 1962. As modern coins they are not worth very much. Coins that are in splendid condition, fully and completely uncirculated, are worth a few US dollars based on collector demand. A fully uncirculated two shilling is worth the most, about $8 US dollars catalog value.

The obverse ('heads side') all have the Queen's portrait. On the reverse there are differnt artistic renditions of local flora.

Coin: 7057 , Genre: Modern
Requested by: , Fri, 11-Mar-2011 21:01:55 GMT
Answered by: Paul, Thu, 16-Aug-2012 13:47:34 GMT
Reviewed by CoinQuest. Appraisal ok., Sat, 02-Aug-2014 14:22:56 GMT
Requester description: 1959 front-queens bust-queen elizabeth the second back-federation of nigeria 1959 one shilling a palm or fern
Tags: nigeria 3 6 pence 1 2 shilling shillings scilling schillings queen queem queens flower leaf leafs leaves leave leaved leafed leafy leavs bust elizabeth second federation one ones palm palms fern ferns tree pine oak

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