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German New Guinea Coin Catalogue

All the coins of German New Guinea classified by type, collectors call it: classification by #KM (acronym of the publication in charge of giving them number). In this catalogue you can find currently coins in circulation and old coins of German New Guinea distributed in their historical categories.

The value of the coins has been calculated using our precise algorithm by obtaining the market prices included by collectors, taking into account their characteristics: material, weight, diameter, edge, year of minting, mint of manufacture and mintage. The most valuable German New Guinea coins are those which have had the least production and the best preservation.

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German New Guinea is a country that does not exist today. It is now part of the Papua New Guinea coins.

The most valuable coins

The most valuable German New Guinea coins and sought after by collectors according to Foronum statistics are the following:

  1. 20 mark 1895 #KM9
  2. 10 mark 1895 #KM8
  3. 1/2 mark 1894 #KM4
  4. 2 mark 1894 #KM6
  5. 5 mark 1894 #KM7
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1 pfennig

#KM 1 (1894)
Weight: 2,00 g
Composition: Copper
Diameter: 17,50 mm
Edge: Smooth

2 pfennig

#KM 2 (1894)
Weight: 3,33 g
Composition: Copper
Diameter: 29,50 mm
Edge: Smooth

10 pfenning

#KM 3 (1894)
Weight: 10,00 g
Composition: Copper
Diameter: 19,50 mm
Edge: Smooth

1/2 mark

#KM 4 (1894)
Weight: 2,77 g
Composition: Silver (0,900)
Diameter: 20,00 mm
Edge: Smooth

1 mark

#KM 5 (1894)
Weight: 5,55 g
Composition: Silver (0,900)
Diameter: 24,00 mm
Edge: Smooth

2 mark

#KM 6 (1894)
Weight: 11,11 g
Composition: Silver (0,900)
Diameter: 28,00 mm
Edge: Ribbed

5 mark

#KM 7 (1894)
Weight: 27,77 g
Composition: Silver (0,900)
Diameter: 38,00 mm
Edge: Smooth

10 mark

#KM 8 (1895)
Weight: 3,98 g
Composition: Gold (0,900)
Diameter: 19,50 mm
Edge: Ribbed

20 mark

#KM 9 (1895)
Weight: 7,97 g
Composition: Gold (0,900)
Diameter: 22,50 mm
Edge: Ribbed

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