• 100 Franc 2007, KM# 32, Rwanda
  • 100 Franc 2007, KM# 32, Rwanda
Description

A new bimetallic coin of 100 Francs was introduced in 2008 (dated 2007).

Obverse

Depicts value in the centre, inscription National Bank of Rwanda in Kinyarwanda (an official language of Rwanda) above and date below.

BANKI NKURU Y'U RWANDA
100
FRW
2007

Reverse

Depicts 3rd coat of arms (2001-..) by the value in Kinyarwanda (one of the four official languages of Rwanda). surrounded by value in Kinyarwanda above and in numerals below.

The seal of Rwanda is the national symbol and used by the government. The text reads "Republic of Rwanda - Unity, Work, Patriotism" in Kinyarwanda. The central tribal devices, a stem of sorghum, a branch of a coffee tree and a traditional basket are surmounted on a cogwheel with the sun with its rays above, while two typical rwandan shields protects them, one on the right and one on the left. They are encircled by a square knot.

AMAFARANGA IJANA
REPUBULIKA Y'U RWANDA
UBUMWE - UMURIMO - GUKUNDA IGIHUGU
100

Edge

100 Franc

KM# 32 Schön# 40
Characteristics
Material Bi-Metallic
Ring Nickel Plated Steel
Center Copper Plated Steel
Weight 7.47 g
Diameter 26 mm
Thickness 1.97 mm
Shape round
Alignment Medal

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