1989-1999 - Great Zimbabwe Bird - 1 Cent
Zimbabwe 1 cent coins were minted when the country attained Independence. These coins were issued in 1981 with an obverse impression of a Zimbabwe bird Coins are minted according to demand, so they bear the date of the year of their issue. The one-cent coin was changed from the original bronze to copper-plated steel in 1988.
ISBN Source: 1440229627, 9781440229626
Weight: 2.9800 g.
Metal Composition: Bronze Plated Steel
Diameter: 18.45 mm
Obverse: Bird statue above date.
Reverse: Denomination with wreath. Edge: Plain
Zimbabwe 1 Cent
Value 1 Cent (0.01 ZWD)
Metal Bronze plated Steel
Weight 3 g
Diameter 18.45 mm
Thickness 1.5 mm
Engravers Barry Stanton (obverse)
J. Huntly (reverse)
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑