Proof 10 Shillings, Issued by, Ghana, 1958
Minted by Royal Mint, London
Draped bust of Dr. Kwame Nkrumah facing right; around, CIVITIS GHANIENSIS CONDITOR; around below, KWAME NKRUMAH; the artist's initials, PV, on bust truncation
At centre a large 5 pointed star the top ray dividing the date 1958; above, GHANA; around below, TEN SHILLINGS
Incuse, INDEPENDENCE OF GHANA * 6 MARCH 1957 *
Commemorative marking Ghanian independence 6 March 1957, this denomination issued only as proof striking.
Transfer from Melbourne Branch of Royal Mint, Royal Mint, London, 1978
Type of item
38 mm (Outside Diameter), 28.386 g (Weight)
[Book] Bruce, Colin R. 2009. 2009 Standard Catalogue of World Coins 1901 - 2000.