The 500 Shilingi

Project Owners: Bank Of Tanzania & Royal Mint

The 500 Shilingi  is silver in colour and bearing the same imagery as the existing banknote, this aRMour® mono-ply nickel-plated steel coin is 27.5mm in diameter and weighs 9.5g. It also carries a large latent image security feature which reads ‘500’ from one angle and ‘BOT’ from another.


Awards | Coin Awards 2015


Best New Circulating Coin or Coin Series