1 Tala, Issued by Samoa, 1979
Commemorating the Bicentenary of the death of James Cook and featuring HMS Resolution
Mint not recorded

Obverse Description

Arms of Samoa; around above, SAMOA I SISIFO; below, $1

Reverse Description

HMS Resolution under full sail to left; in field at left a head o James Cook facing right within a partial bead oval, below head, 1728 - 1779; around above BICENTENARY CAPTAIN JAMES COOK - 1779; in exergue a wave pattern and the date 1979; above exergue at left, HMS RESOLUTION

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