Algeria 1996 2 dinars
"Algerien, Republik, seit 1962 2 Dinars 1417 H. (1996). Freiheitskämpfer Abd el-Kader. FDC. NGC MS66. (republic of Algeria, since 1962, two dinars of AH 1417 (1996), freedom fighter Abd el-Kader, Uncirculated.)"Abdelkader ibn Muhieddine (1808-1883) was an Algerian tribal leader who resisted the French invasion of the 1830's. Forced to surrender in 1839, he spent his life in exile in France and Syria.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Catalog reference: KM 133, Fr-8.
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