Cambodia 10-CENTIMES (KM51)
Cambodia 10-CENTIMES (KM51)

Cambodia 10-CENTIMES (KM51) Kong

The first coin issued in the newly established Kingdom of Cambodia featured the image of a Kong, a mythological bird associated with royalty in Thailand [REF]. Thai influence is strong in Cambodia, with close ties to Hindu and Buddhist culture.

This coin is pre-Khmer, and was issued one-year only.

Specifications

  • Diameter: 22.9 mm
  • Composition: Aluminum
  • CAT#: KM51

Reverse Legend

ROYAUME DU CAMBODGE 10 CENT. 1953

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