Ethiopia EE1936 50 cents
This type was struck during the reign of Haile Selassie, emperor of Ethiopia. It has a frozen date of EE 1936 = AD 1944, and was made at the London mint. Obverse bust of Haile Selassie, reverse lion of Judah.
Recorded mintage: 30,000,000.
Specification: 7.0307g, 0.800 silver, 0.1808 ASW, designed by Gilroy Roberts.
Catalog reference: KM 37.
- Michael, Thomas, and Tracy L. Schmidt, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000, 47th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2019.