Monday, March 19, 2012

British West African penny, 1936

The six pointed star represent the 6 British colonies of British West Africa:
Nigeria, Ghana, British Cameroon, Gambia, Sierra Leone, British Togoland. 
Source: CC image from Wikipedia entry: Britisch-Westafrika

The following coins are from Dr. Amir Zohar's Collection
(C) Dr. Amir Zohar

British West Africa 1945 & 1959

British West Africa 1952

Nigeria 1959

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