SOMALIA

The trimetallic coins of this african country were minted by the Romanian Mint and International Currency Bureau Ltd, ICB, London.
Some of the coins are enameled.
 

Common Reverse

All the coins have the same design in the reverses.

Carabela "La Niņa"

This ship is one of the three ships used by Cristobal Colon in 1492, when he discovered America. KM 82a.

Hansa Trading Cog

Hansa Trading Cog. Year 1250. 200 coins minted. KM 81a.

Greek Trireme

Greek trireme. Year 500 BC. 200 coins minted. KM 79a.

Cutty Sark

The famous clipper named Cutty Sark. Year 1870. 200 coins minted. KM 83a.

Roman Merchant Ship

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These kind of ships were used by the Roman Empire. Year 150. KM 80a.

Titanic

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One of the biggest ships in the world. KM 78a.

Hundimiento del Titanic

The Titanic was sinked in the first official trip, April 15, 1912. Were died 1513 persons. KM 42a.

Starling

KM 69a.

Spurfowl

KM 64a.

Sunbird

KM 68a.

Weaverbird

KM 67a.

Hippo

KM 48a.

Ostrich

KM 49a.

Leopard

KM 66a.

Eland

KM 65a.

Berlin Wall

Undated coin. Year of issue 2000.

Che Guevara

Ernesto "Che" Guevara,  (1928-1967) KM 104.

Winston Churchill

Hiro Hito

John Paul II

John Paul II (18-5-1920/2-4-2005)

Mao Tse Tung

Nelson Mandela

Queen Mother Elizabeth

2001 Year of the Snake

Mozart 2001

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Jimi Hendrix 2001

Max Planck 2008

Pablo Picasso 2008

Otto Hahn 2008

Karl Marx 2008

John Bardeen 2008

Herbert von Karajan 2008

Charles Darwin 2009

Galileo Galilei 2009

Dimitri Mendeleev 2009

James C. Maxwell 2009

Sigmund Freud 2009

Pierre Curie 2009

 

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Updated 02/07/2009