Egypt

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  1. Siberian Man

    Siberian Man Senior Member Moderator

    Arab Republic of Egypt.
    10 milliemes 1973, brass, weight - 3,2 g., size - 21,1 mm, thickness - 1,4 mm, mintage unknown. Such coins were released at 1973 & 1976.
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  3. Siberian Man

    Siberian Man Senior Member Moderator

    Arab Republic of Egypt.
    10 milliemes 1975, brass, weight - 3,2 g., size - 21 mm, thickness - 1,5 mm, mintage - 10000000 pcs. "FAO". Single release.
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  4. lordmarcovan

    lordmarcovan Eclectic & avid numismatist Moderator

    King Farouk is fun. As you likely know, he was a famous coin collector himself.

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  5. lordmarcovan

    lordmarcovan Eclectic & avid numismatist Moderator

    Here's a bit older coin from Egypt.

    Egypt (Ptolemaic Kingdom): silver didrachm of Ptolemy VI ("Philometer"), second sole reign, ca. 163-145 BC; Cyprus mint
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  6. The Eidolon

    The Eidolon Well-Known Member

    I don't normally buy proof coins, but I thought this Tutankhamun one was quite
    beautiful. Pretty low mintage. I gave it to a friend as a birthday present though... Ob copy.jpg Rev copy.png
     
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  8. Siberian Man

    Siberian Man Senior Member Moderator

    Arab Republic of Egypt.
    1 piastre 1984, aluminium-bronze, weight - 2 g., size - 18,2 mm, thickness - 1,25 mm, mintage unknown. Single release.
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  9. Siberian Man

    Siberian Man Senior Member Moderator

    Arab Republic of Egypt.
    2 piastre 1980, aluminium-bronze, weight - 4,9 g., size - 23 mm, thickness - 1,8 mm, mintage unknown. Single release.
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  10. Siberian Man

    Siberian Man Senior Member Moderator

    Arab Republic of Egypt.
    5 piastres 1984, aluminium-bronze, weight - 4,9 g., size - 23 mm, thickness - 1,8 mm, mintage unknown. Engraver: Ibrahim El Helv. Single release.
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  11. Siberian Man

    Siberian Man Senior Member Moderator

    Arab Republic of Egypt.
    5 piastres 1992, aluminium-bronze, weight - 3,2 g., size - 21 mm, thickness - 1,48 mm, mintage unknown. Single release.
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  12. Siberian Man

    Siberian Man Senior Member Moderator

    Arab Republic of Egypt.
    5 piastres 2004, aluminium-bronze, weight - 1,95 g., size - 18 mm, thickness - 1,39 mm, mintage unknown. Single release.
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  13. Siberian Man

    Siberian Man Senior Member Moderator

    Arab Republic of Egypt (since 1971).
    10 piastres 1972, copper-nickel, weight - 5,9 g., size - 27 mm, thickness - 1,4 mm, mintage unknown. Single release.
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  14. Siberian Man

    Siberian Man Senior Member Moderator

    Arab Republic of Egypt (since 1971).
    10 piastres 1974, copper-nickel, weight - 6 g., size - 27 mm, thickness - 1,2 mm, mintage - 2000000 pcs. "First Anniversary - October War". Single release.
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  15. offa the saxon

    offa the saxon Active Member

    Some beautiful coins as usual eugene thanks for sharing
     
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  16. tenbobbit

    tenbobbit Supporter! Supporter

    My only coin from Egypt -
    1917 1/2 Millieme

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  17. Kentucky

    Kentucky Supporter! Supporter

    OMG...a Russian who doesn't drink Vodka...call up the Guiness Book of World Records :) Hope you know I am joking and applaud your health!!!
     
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  18. willieboyd2

    willieboyd2 First Class Poster

    I received about ten of these in change from a hotel in Cairo in 1987:

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    Egypt 5 Piastres 1984

    I liked the design - simple yet effective.

    :)
     
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