Ethiopia 5-CENTS (KM44.1)
Ethiopia 5-CENTS (KM44.1)

Ethiopia 5-CENTS (KM44.1) Lion

One of the Zoo Keeper's favourite coin designs! This ferocious lion head appeared on the obverse of the circulating coinage of EE1969 (1977). These coins were not minted again until 2004.


  • Diameter: 20 mm
  • Composition: Copper-Zinc
  • CAT#: KM44.1

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