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Metal ouguiyas and khoums - modern coins of Mauritania

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  • Mauritania, Islamic Republic
  • Ouguiya
  • Nouakchott
  • of 1 025 520 sq. km
  • Arabian (state), local dialects
  • MR (MRT) 478

Monetary unit of Islamic Republic Mauritania is the ouguiya which is equal to 5 khoums. In the cash circulation there are coins in nominal value 1, 5, 10, 20 ouguiyas.

In 1973 in Mauritania have been entered into the circulation of a coin 1 / 5 (1 khoums), 1, 5, 10 and 20 ouguiyas, and the coin 1 khoums was manufactured only this year. The last issue of coins of that series was: 1 ouguiya - 2003, other nominal values - 2005. Coins are minted on a mint of Kremnitsa in Slovakia. Stamping of new coins is slightly changed: with 1 ouguiya reduced in a coin the nickeled composition and issue of bimetallic 20 ouguiyas.

Nominal value: 1 khoums
Stamping: 1973
the Material: Aluminium
the Note:
the Obverse 1 khoums of Mauritania the Reverse 1 khoums of Mauritania
Nominal value: 5 ouguiyas
Stamping: 2005
the Material: the Copper-plated steel
the Note:
the Obverse of 5 ouguiyas of Mauritania the Reverse of 5 ouguiyas of Mauritania
Nominal value: 10 ouguiyas
Stamping: 2005
the Material: the Nickel-plated steel
the Note:
the Obverse of 10 ouguiyas of Mauritania the Reverse of 10 ouguiyas of Mauritania

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