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Coins Collection.





20 Heller Gun Metal Coins of German East Africa Colony. Front side and back side.
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20 Heller coins Type A. One made of copper and the other made of brass.
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20 Heller coin Type B.
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20 Heller coin Type C. Made of brass, a rare type.
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5 Heller Gun Metal Coin of German East Africa, back and front side.

10 Cents coins as used in the East Africa Colony.

5 Cents coins as used in the East Africa Colony.


Amtlicher Anzeiger
Fur Deutch ostafrika.
Official announcement
German East Africa
Verordung:Law
Governor Schnee is directing how to print and mint coins. Germany East Africa produced their own coins having been given permission by the Kaiser emperor of Germany.
1.How to print coins following an order from Vice Chancellor in October 1908.
2.By printing the elephant and the date 1916 one can observe the word 'Und Reichsadler' - meaning the Emperial Eagle and the words 'Deutsch'.
OSTAFRICA AND A DEMONSTRATION OF 15 RUPIEN
3.It should be made by mineral metals including gold.
4.The weight of the coin is 7.168grams.
Tabora 15 april 1916
G.E.A.Governor Schnee.
(This news paper piece has been kindly translated by my good German friend, Ulrich Weiss. ) .





The 1916 Tabora pound Gold Coin. This is the greatest siege coin ever minted.

Tabora pound type A. The tip of the wing ends at the letter A

Tabora pound type B. The tip of the wing ends at the letter T

Emperor Guilelmus II of Germany.
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King George V of England.
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