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Kenya Coin Catalog

The official coin of Kenya is the Kenyan shilling (Sh) and is featured in this catalog among all of its other historical coins, covering both modern and ancient coins that have left their mark on the country's monetary history. The Kenya coin catalog is presented organized by type and value, a technique collectors refer to as sorting by #KM, based on the acronym of the publication that numbered them.

Country Kenya
Flag
Coin Kenyan shilling (KES)
1€ 135,73Sh
Continent Africa
Capital city Nairobi
ISO2 KE
ISO3 KEN
Catalogued coins 100

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The most valuable coins

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

The valuation of these coins has been achieved through a meticulous algorithm that considers the current market, taking into account aspects such as material, weight, diameter, edge, year of mintage, mint of manufacture and the number of coins produced. Coins with limited mintages and in good condition are usually among the most valuable.

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5 cents

#FO5415 KM#1
Price: 0,32€ - 5,00€
Year: 1966-1968
Weight: 5,60 g
Composition: Nickel-brass
Diameter: 25,50 mm
Edge: Smooth

10 cents

#FO6093 KM#2
Price: 0,31€ - 2,59€
Year: 1966-1968
Weight: 9,00 g
Composition: Nickel-brass
Diameter: 30,80 mm
Edge: Smooth

25 cents

#FO8650 KM#3
Year: 1966-1967
Weight: 2,60 g
Composition: Copper-nickel
Diameter: 18,00 mm
Edge: Ribbed

50 cents

#FO6175 KM#4
Price: 0,26€ - 0,46€
Year: 1966-1968
Weight: 4,00 g
Composition: Copper-nickel
Diameter: 21,00 mm
Edge: Ribbed

1 shilling

#FO5416 KM#5
Price: 0,57€ - 0,94€
Year: 1966-1968
Weight: 8,00 g
Composition: Copper-nickel
Diameter: 27,80 mm
Edge: Ribbed

2 shillings

#FO12718 KM#6
Year: 1966-1968
Weight: 15,00 g
Composition: Copper-nickel
Diameter: 32,30 mm
Edge: Ribbed

5 cents

#FO5417 KM#10
Price: 0,38€ - 3,63€
Year: 1969-1978
Weight: 5,70 g
Composition: Nickel plated brass
Diameter: 25,50 mm
Edge: Smooth

10 cents

#FO5418 KM#11
Price: 0,25€ - 3,00€
Year: 1969-1978
Weight: 9,00 g
Composition: Nickel-brass
Diameter: 30,80 mm
Edge: Smooth

50 cents

#FO5419 KM#13
Price: 0,28€ - 1,35€
Year: 1969-1978
Weight: 4,00 g
Composition: Copper-nickel
Diameter: 21,00 mm
Edge: Ribbed

1 shilling

#FO4531 KM#14
Price: 0,32€ - 1,25€
Year: 1969-1978
Weight: 8,00 g
Composition: Copper-nickel
Diameter: 27,80 mm
Edge: Ribbed

5 cents

#FO6094 KM#17
Price: 0,25€ - 0,80€
Year: 1984-1991
Weight:
Composition:
Diameter:
Edge:

10 cents

#FO20746 KM#18a
Year: 1994
Weight: 9,30 g
Composition: Nickel plated steel
Diameter: 30,80 mm
Edge: Smooth

10 cents

#FO5420 KM#18
Price: 0,28€ - 2,87€
Year: 1980-1991
Weight: 9,00 g
Composition: Nickel-brass
Diameter: 30,80 mm
Edge: Smooth

50 cents

#FO5421 KM#19
Price: 0,29€ - 0,91€
Year: 1980-1989
Weight: 4,00 g
Composition: Copper-nickel
Diameter: 21,00 mm
Edge: Ribbed

50 cents

#FO10957 KM#19a
Price: 1,27€
Year: 1994
Weight: 3,90 g
Composition: Nickel plated steel
Diameter: 21,00 mm
Edge:

1 shilling

#FO5422 KM#20
Price: 0,27€ - 1,45€
Year: 1980-1989
Weight: 8,00 g
Composition: Copper-nickel
Diameter: 27,80 mm
Edge: Ribbed

1 shilling

#FO13782 KM#20a
Price: 0,68€
Year: 1994
Weight:
Composition:
Diameter:
Edge:

5 shillings

#FO12835 KM#23a
Price: 1,44€ - 3,44€
Year: 1994
Weight: 13,50 g
Composition: Nickel plated steel
Diameter: 30,00 mm
Edge: Smooth

5 shillings

#FO5423 KM#23
Price: 0,60€
Year: 1985
Weight: 13,50 g
Composition: Copper-nickel
Diameter: 30,00 mm
Edge: Smooth

10 shillings

#FO4067 KM#27
Price: 0,43€ - 1,97€
Year: 1994-1997
Weight: 5,00 g
Composition: Bimetalica
Diameter: 23,00 mm
Edge: Ribbed

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