(All pages mentioned are linked to from either the main "African Coins" page or the "African Tokens" page.)
Cape Verde Islands
July 2008 (Tokens) added.....
Added - NEWS - new info, new types new dates etc...
More Chambre de Commerce / Notgeld images added
Added - Some Modern Tokens from Algeria
Updated token page with image and info on a Grand Comoro 25 Centimes token
Updated Casino tokens info
Added new page - Modern Transport Tokens
Added - Further Coinage Developments in Ethiopia
Added - Three new coins for 21st century Madagascar
Added - Some Madagascan Notgeld"
Added - Some Casino Tokens"
Updated - Maroc PTT token info
Added - Some Casino Tokens
Added - The First Coins in the Name of Reunion to the coins page
Added Tokens page with "Tokens of 1920"
Added image of 50 Francs 1975.
Started tokens page with "Two Older Tokens"
Added new page on New Issues for the Fortieth Anniversary of the Bank of Sierra Leone
Added new page - A Telephone Token (from the time of the Somali Democratic Republic)
Slight footnote added to main article.
Added new page - South Africa’s New issues of August 2nd 2004
Added new page - Some varieties on modern coins of Sudan
Added - Further Casino Tokens
May 2005 added.....
Added new section - Three new coins for 21st century Comoros
Updated with details of 5 Piastres 2004/1425
Image added of 1000 Shillings 2003
Added - Image and text about Libya's new bi-metallic coin
Started tokens page with image and information on a telephone token
Updated/revised info on Kruger Pond Imitations.
Added extra image for Gold Reef City souvenir pieces
Added info regarding the two varieties of 2 Dinars 1994/1415
Updated info on 21st century coins following peace agreement
9th January 2005 added.....
Kenya's recent coins - their bi-metallic coins and much more - update and extension to original text of February 2001.
Started page with - Mozambique’s Two Most Recent Circulation Coins
Added image of 2002 coin and generally update rest of the text.
Started page with - Somalia’s “Commemorative” Coins
Swaziland’s Coinage - An Introduction and Some Examples - update and extension to original text of March 2001.
Added a second page - Varieties on Swaziland’s 12-scallop Coins
West African States
Updated with big update regarding 2004 dated issues
27th Novemeber 2004 added.....
The following bits of token info all either added or extended
A Few Slot Machine Tokens For Arcade Gaming
A Few Slot Machine Tokens From Casinos
Encased Farthing for The American Swiss Watch Company of Cape Town
Some Older Tokens of South Africa
Some Souvenir Pieces
9th February 2004 added.....
Added image and info - "50 Kwanzas with date 8 Jan . 92".
Update - addition of image & info of my Omar Khayyam Casino token and update on tramsways piece.
Added images and information about "An Unlisted Silver Proof Type" coin.
Ethiopia (Tokens) page started with "A Medal of Significance to all of Africa"
Updated - with image of 100 Cedis 1999.
Updated - with "update", including image of 1 Kwacha 2003 reverse.
Updated "Morocco - Latest Coins"
Added "Mazunas of Fes, AH1320-1323 - "Fascinating Coins" " - Guest Author
Started tokens with info and image on the "PTT MAROC".
Added another token page - "Tokens from Two Casino in Windhoek"
Added token page - "A Merchant's Token"
Started page with article "Somaliland and the 1 Shilling Coin" added.
"Sudan's 1994, 1996 and 1999 Coinage Issues" - page given this new name and updated including new variety of 20 Dinars.
Page added "Sudan's 21st Century Coins"
Added another coins page - "Varieties of the Brass coins of 1403/1983" added.
Added image and info for phone tokens of 5 Shillings and 50 Shillings, also generally revised.
West African States
Updated with info on new dates including the 1 Franc.
Added page for new article "New Bi-metallics for West African States".
18th June 2003 added.....
Started with article - Recent Coinage Developments in Ethiopia
Update added to the details of the contracts for production of recent coins of Ghana.
Added image and info about Madagascar’s Changing National Motto as Seen on Coinage.
Updated - The Recent Coins of Mauritius.
Added - Mint Names on the "Mazuna" Denominated Coins of AH1320 to AH1323
and a little news of upcoming new circulation issues.
Added info about 2002 dated circulation coins
Several images added of further Swakopmund casino tokens
Update and addition to slot machine token info.
Addition of "Coin World" piece - image and a little info.
Image added of recent Cricket 50c coin.
Details of expected language rotation pattern for circulation coins added.
Details added, as applicable, to indicate which of the articles have been published in the Numismatics International Bulletin.
30th April 2003 added.....
Added image and information about the very latest Bi-metallic type of Algeria.
Added "A Club Token ?" info and words to tokens page..
Added article all about - A New Coin For Libya (A new 1/4 Dinar coin).
Added 3 new images so as to have the article on the 1996 circulation coins fully illustrated.
Added image of 50 Cents coin for Football
Added image of 1 Rand coins for the World Summit on Sustainable Development
Started tokens page with some words and an image on the subject of Slot Machine Tokens.
Also put on the tokens a little information and images of three pieces of Imitation Kruger Ponds.
Added to the tokens page an image and a few words about a Ugandan Telephone token.
7th March 2003 added.....
Added images for 1962/1972 5 Dinars varieties
Added two new Chambre de Commerce tokens to token page
Started token page with image of a casino token
Started page with history and images recent Burkina Faso related coins and a very recent Burkina Faso coin.
Added first image for this page - the 50 Francs 1960
Added images and info regarding 1 Dollar 1996 edge varieties.
Added images and info regarding varieties of the 10 Dinars of 1996/1417
Added a background image.
Added a nice scan of a photo of the edge varieties of the 1965 crown
Started token page with info and image entitled - Telephone Tokens and in particular those of Zambia
Added image of 2001 dated 10 Cents - this is a new composition so will be a new sub-type.
Added a background image.
Started token page with two casino token images.
23rd October 2002 added.....
Image added of 1980 dated casino token to the Lesotho Tokens page
Update added to the story of Liberia 2000 dated circulation coinage.
Whole new article - The Reappearance of a Privy Mark
A few extra bits of latest info including an image relating to a new coin with the S.A. Mint mint mark.
Background info added regarding the bi-metallic 5 Dinars 2002/1423
Update added regarding the 2001 dated circulation coinage.
13th July 2002 added.....
Images of 2000 dated 25 Cents and 50 Cents coins added.
Image added of the 20 Pesos of 1977
The Portraits on Tanzania's Coinage - whole new article with images.
22nd April 2002 added.....
Added tokens sections as an index to all African tokens info on main pages.....
Links to token info are through tokens pages which have the images from the main pages.....
plus space for a few extra images and bits of info.....
Algeria (tokens only)
Extra info - a Chambre of Commerce token
Egypt (tokens only)
A Casino token
Mozambique (tokens only)
A Bi-metallic Casino token
12th April 2002 added.....
Added internal links within all pages featuring more than one article - for use on page and main index
Added some important further information about the 1999 circulation coins (materials and minter)
Added info on end of the 1c and 2c (as an addition to the first item)
Added a background image
West African States
A Few Notable Coins of the West African States - includes "horseshoe" privy mark on 2000 dated coins
Added a background - the fish styled Ashantee gold weight as seen on West African States coins
22nd of Mar 2002 added.....
A mention added of a circulation bi-metallic due for Egypt soon
An update to the 25 Cents info - to include the 2000 dated pieces
Details of more coins for foreign countries made by the S.A. Mint Co. and featuring the S.A. Mint's mint mark
A slight update on the edge varieties of the 1965 crown
12th of Feb 2002 added.....
New table - Descriptive Details of Algeria's Bi-metallic Coins
Added image and details of bi-metallic 5 Maloti 1995
Liberia's first new circulation coins in a long time.
22nd of Jan 2002 added.....
Central African States
Added images and info for the NEW 500 Francs (circulation style) type.
Morocco's bi-metallic coins.
Reunion - Scene of the Euro’s World Debut
2nd of June 2001 added.....
Central African States
Added images of 50 and 500 Francs and the code letters that appear on each of them
Added image of 100 Cents 1997 coin.
Added image of 5 Francs 1961 coin.
Added image of 50 Francs 1968 - Bronze trial/essai coin
Added information on "Recent coins of South Africa"
Added information on "The South African Mint Company" and "Private Mints in South Africa"
Added image of 5 Francs 1956 coin.
West African States
Added image of the bi-metallic 250 Francs 1996.
12th of May 2001 added.....
Image to show "VENTY SY KIROBO" on 2 Franc coin.
Various images added to show circulation and F.A.O. coins.
Page started - with info on the current coins plus the F.A.O. 1 Millim coin - with image.
Images and details for a casino token of Casino Caraibe.
4th of May 2001 added.....
Added 20 Lisente 1998 image.
Images of recent 1c coins - includes the NEW coat of arms on the very latest - words still to do.
Added 5 Emalangeni 1999 image.
29th of April 2001 added.....
Start made to this page with - "A Look at Burundi's Coins" - with images.
Added details of composition varieties of 1 Sente and 2 Lisente 1992.
Images and extra details added on the subject of the 1995/1996 coins.
A few extra details about the 5 Cents F.A.O. coin added.
1st of April 2001 added.....
Added image of obverse of 200 Francs 1993
Added "A Kenyan Token" including image
Started this page with "Coins of the Republic of Namibia"
Added "Swakopmund Tokens" including an image.
16/17th of March 2001 added.....
Added a few more links here and there...
Added "Some recent Commoratives of Algeria" including an image
Central African Republic
Added image of Central African Empire coin
Added "The latest coin and a token from the Comoro Islands" with images
Added info on a couple of Madagascar's very latest coins (with image)
Now includes a list of seven "new dates" and an image of a 1999 coin
Added - "A short introduction to Swaziland’s coinage"
Added article about "Royal Swazi Casino pieces"- includes 2 images
Added 5 Shillings 1972 reverse image and brief info on this
9/10th of March 2001 added.....
Started Acknowledgements page and this Updates page.
5 Thebe 1991 and 5 Pula 2000 images
50 Bipkwele 1980 images (one being a close up of the date and deate in stars)
Tokens from Sun International casinos in Lesotho (including images)
First image added to this page - a 5 Ouguiya of 1999/1420
Info and 2 images regarding differences in 1991 and 1993 50 Kobo (KM-13)
Two comparison images for reverse design differences from 1982 to 1989 25 Cent coins.
First small article for this country - all about the 1996 circulation coins (includes image)
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