Coin Type Specifications
Region: Zimbabwe
Denomination: 10c
Diameter: 19.98 (mm)
Coin Metal Composition:
Copper [75%] 2.865 (g)
Nickel [25%] 0.955 (g)
Total Mass: 3.82 (g)

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1980-1999 - Great Zimbabwe Bird - 10 Cents
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1980-1999 - Great Zimbabwe Bird - 10 Cents Coin Composition
Composition Totals From 2 Coins
Copper : 5.73 Grams
Nickel : 1.91 Grams
Total Mass : 7.64 Grams

Metal USD/Pound USD/Troy Ounce USD/Gram Grams/Coin USD/Coin
Copper $2.091 $0.143 $0.005 2.865 g $0.013
Nickel $4.494 $0.308 $0.010 0.955 g $0.009
Precious and Base Metal Melt Value For Each Coin: $0.022
Combined Precious and Base Metal Melt Value For 2 Coins: $0.045
- Precious Metal prices updated on 07-23-2024
2 Example Coins Found...


Coin Type Description
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Years Minted: 1980-1999
Mint Marks:
Denomination: 10c
Obverse Design: The Zimbabwe soapstone bird, based on a totem found at the Zimbabwe ruins and now in the National Museum.
Obverse Designer: Barry Stanton
Reverse Design: Baobab tree, value at right Lettering: 10
Reverse Designer: Jeff Huntly
1980-1999 - Great Zimbabwe Bird - 10 Cents

Zimbabwe 10 cent coins minted when the country attained Independence. The 10 cent coin was struck in cupro-nickel. In 2001, nickel-plated steel replaced cupro-nickel.


KM#3 10 CENT
ISBN Source: 1440229627, 9781440229626

Weight: 3.820 g.
Metal Composition: Cooper Nickel
Diameter: 19.98 mm
Obverse: Bird statue above date.
Reverse: Baobab tree, value at right
Edge: Plain


Zimbabwe 10 Cents

KM# 3
Country Zimbabwe
Years 1980-1999
Value 10 Cents (0.1 ZWD)
Metal Copper-nickel
Weight 3.82 g
Diameter 19.98 mm
Thickness 1.54 mm
Engravers Barry Stanton (obverse)
Jeff Huntly (reverse)
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Edge Smooth

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