Commemorative coins of pakistan

These coins were issued on special occasions to commemorate occasions or services of national heroes or dignitaries who have rendered special services of great significance in the annals of National history. Commemorative coins are not part of circulation and are kept as a separate balance. The following are the commemorative coins issued on various occasions.

1- (a) 50 PAISA COIN
ISSUED DATE December 22, 1976
ISSUED ON OCCASION OR CELEBRATION Quaid-e-Azam Birth Anniversary
METAL COMPOSITION Cuprous Nickel: Copper 75% ; Nickel 25%
SHAPE AND WEIGHT The coin shall be round with 130 serrations, diameter of 24 mm and 5.83 grams (1/40th in weight)
MINTAGE 56,00,000
1- (b) 100 RUPEES COIN
ISSUED DATE February 22, 1977
ISSUED ON OCCASION OR CELEBRATION Quaid-e-Azam Birth Anniversary
METAL COMPOSITION Silver: 925/1000
SHAPE AND WEIGHT The coin shall be round with 180 serrations, minimum diameter of 36 mm and 20.44 grams (1/40th in weight)
MINTAGE 1,500 and 2,800 proofs. (24 grams (0.85 oz))
1- (c) 500 RUPEES COIN
ISSUED DATE February 22, 1977
ISSUED ON OCCASION OR CELEBRATION Quaid-e-Azam Birth Anniversary
METAL COMPOSITION Gold: 916.66/1000
SHAPE AND WEIGHT The coin shall be round with 95 serrations, minimum diameter of 19 mm and 4.50 grams (1/40th in weight)
MINTAGE 500 and 500 proofs. (4.5 grams (0.16 oz))
2- (a) 1 RUPEE COIN
ISSUED DATE February 22, 1977
ISSUED ON OCCASION OR CELEBRATION Islamic Summit Minar
METAL COMPOSITION Cuprous Nickel: Copper 75% ; Nickel 25%
SHAPE AND WEIGHT The coin shall be round with a diameter of 27.5 mm and 7.5 grams (1/40th in weight).
MINTAGE 50,74,000
2- (b) 100 RUPEES COIN
ISSUED DATE February 22, 1977
ISSUED ON OCCASION OR CELEBRATION Islamic Summit Minar
METAL COMPOSITION Silver: 925/1000
SHAPE AND WEIGHT The coin shall be round with a diameter of 36 mm and 20.44 grams (1/40th in weight)
MINTAGE 1,500 and 2,500 proofs. (24 grams (0.85 oz))
2- (c) 1000 RUPEES COIN
ISSUED DATE February 22, 1977
ISSUED ON OCCASION OR CELEBRATION Islamic Summit Minar
METAL COMPOSITION Gold: 916.66/1000
SHAPE AND WEIGHT The coin shall be round with a diameter of 25 mm and 9.00 grams (1/40th in weight)
MINTAGE 400 and 400 proofs. (9 grams (0.32 oz))
3- (a) 100 RUPEES COIN
ISSUED DATE May 9, 1977
ISSUED ON OCCASION OR CELEBRATION Wild Life Conservation Day
METAL COMPOSITION Silver: Silver 92.5% Copper and/or Cadmium 7.5%
SHAPE AND WEIGHT The coin shall be round with 181 serrations, diameter of 38.61 mm and 28.280 grams (+ 0.600 based upon the average of a sample of 50 coins - 0.000)
MINTAGE 5,120 and 5,837 proofs. (28.28 grams (0.998 oz))
3- (b) 150 RUPEES COIN
ISSUED DATE May 9, 1977
ISSUED ON OCCASION OR CELEBRATION Wild Life Conservation Day
METAL COMPOSITION Silver: Silver 92.5% Copper and/or Cadmium 7.5%
SHAPE AND WEIGHT The coin shall be round with 198 serrations, diameter of 42 mm and 35.000 grams (+ 0.712 based upon the average of a sample of 50 coins - 0.000)
MINTAGE 5,119 and 5,637 proofs. (35 grams (1.2 oz))
3- (c) 3000 RUPEES COIN
ISSUED DATE May 9, 1977
ISSUED ON OCCASION OR CELEBRATION Wild Life Conservation Day
METAL COMPOSITION Gold: Gold 90% ; Silver 10%
SHAPE AND WEIGHT The coin shall be round with 160 serrations, diameter of 34 mm and 33.437 grams (+ 0.420 based upon the average of a sample of 33 coins - 0.000)
MINTAGE 902 and 373 proofs. (33.437 grams (1.1795 oz))
4- (a) 1 RUPEE COIN
ISSUED DATE December 8, 1977
ISSUED ON OCCASION OR CELEBRATION Birth Anniversary of Allama Iqbal
METAL COMPOSITION Cuprous Nickel: Copper 75% ; Nickel 25%
SHAPE AND WEIGHT The coin shall be round with 110 serrations, diameter of 27.5 mm and 7.5 grams (1/40th in weight)
MINTAGE 50,00,000
4- (b) 100 RUPEES COIN
ISSUED DATE December 8, 1977
ISSUED ON OCCASION OR CELEBRATION Birth Anniversary of Allama Iqbal
METAL COMPOSITION Silver: 925/1000
SHAPE AND WEIGHT The coin shall be round with 180 serrations, diameter of 36 mm and 20.44 grams (1/40th in weight)
MINTAGE 3,000 and 300 proofs. (24 grams (0.85 oz))
4- (c) 500 RUPEES COIN
ISSUED DATE December 8, 1977
ISSUED ON OCCASION OR CELEBRATION Birth Anniversary of Allama Iqbal
METAL COMPOSITION Gold: 916.66/1000
SHAPE AND WEIGHT The coin shall be round with 95 serrations, minimum diameter of 19 mm and 3.64 grams (1/40th in weight)
MINTAGE 500 and 500 proofs. (3.64 grams (0.128 oz))
5- (a) 50 PAISA COIN
ISSUED DATE November 5, 1980
ISSUED ON OCCASION OR CELEBRATION Advent of 15th century Hijra
METAL COMPOSITION Cuprous Nickel: Copper 75% ; Nickel 25%
SHAPE AND WEIGHT The coin shall be round with serrations, diameter of 23.00 mm and 5.00 grams (1/40th in weight)
MINTAGE 45,60,000
5- (b) 1 RUPEE COIN
ISSUED DATE November 5, 1980
ISSUED ON OCCASION OR CELEBRATION Advent of 15th century Hijra
METAL COMPOSITION Cuprous Nickel: Copper 75% ; Nickel 25%
SHAPE AND WEIGHT The coin shall be round with serrations, diameter of 26.5 mm and 6.5 grams (1/40th in weight)
MINTAGE 42,33,000
6- 1 RUPEE COIN
ISSUED DATE October 16, 1982
ISSUED ON OCCASION OR CELEBRATION F.A.O World Food Day
METAL COMPOSITION Cuprous Nickel: Copper 75% ; Nickel 25%
SHAPE AND WEIGHT The coin shall be round with serrations, diameter of 25 mm and 6.0 grams (1/40th in weight)
MINTAGE 12,67,000
7- 5 RUPEES COIN
ISSUED DATE January 29, 1996
ISSUED ON OCCASION OR CELEBRATION 50th Anniversary of United Nations
METAL COMPOSITION Bronze Copper 97% Zinc 2.5% and Tin 0.5%
SHAPE AND WEIGHT The coin shall be round with 200 serrations, diameter of 35 millimetres (1.4 in) and 20.0 grams (0.71 oz) (not exceeding 1/40 in weight)
MINTAGE 5,00,000
8- 50 RUPEES COIN
ISSUED DATE March 22, 1997
ISSUED ON OCCASION OR CELEBRATION Golden Jubilee of Pakistan
METAL COMPOSITION Cuprous Nickel: Copper 75% Nickel 25%
SHAPE AND WEIGHT The coin shall be round with 200 serrations on the edge, diameter of 35 millimetres (1.4 in) and 20.0 grams (0.71 oz) (not exceeding 1/40th in weight)
MINTAGE 5,00,000
9- 10 RUPEES COIN
ISSUED DATE August 13, 1998
ISSUED ON OCCASION OR CELEBRATION Silver Jubilee of Senate of Pakistan
METAL COMPOSITION Cuprous Nickel: Copper 75% Nickel 25%
SHAPE AND WEIGHT Not Available
MINTAGE 1,00,000
10- 10 RUPEES COIN
ISSUED DATE July 31, 2003
ISSUED ON OCCASION OR CELEBRATION The Year 2003 as Madre-Millat Mohtrama Fatima Jinnah
METAL COMPOSITION Cuprous Nickel: Copper 75% Nickel 25%
SHAPE AND WEIGHT Not Available
MINTAGE Not Available
11- 10 RUPEES COIN
ISSUED DATE December 26, 2008
ISSUED ON OCCASION OR CELEBRATION First Death Anniversary of Former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto
METAL COMPOSITION Cuprous Nickel: Cupro Nickel, Copper 75%, Nickel 25%.
SHAPE AND WEIGHT The coin shall be round, Dimension of 27.5 millimetres (1.08 in) and Weight of 8.25 grams (0.291 oz) Remedy allowed not exceeding 1/40th)
MINTAGE 300,000
12- 10 RUPEES COIN
ISSUED DATE October 1, 2009
ISSUED ON OCCASION OR CELEBRATION To Express Solidarity And Unity With The Peoples Republic of China On Its 60th Anniversary.
METAL COMPOSITION Cupro Nickel, Copper 75%, Nickel 25%.
SHAPE AND WEIGHT The coin shall be round, Dimension of 27.5 millimetres (1.08 in) and Weight of 8.25 grams (0.291 oz) (Remedy allowed not exceeding 1/40th)
MINTAGE 100,000

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13- 20 RUPEES COIN ISSUED DATE May 21, 2011 ISSUED ON OCCASION OR CELEBRATION To commemorate the 60th anniversary of establishment of diplomatic relations between Pakistan and China as well as to celebrate the "2011" Year of Pak China Friendship". METAL COMPOSITION Cupro Nickel, Copper 75%, Nickel 25%. SHAPE AND WEIGHT The coin shall be round, Dimension of 30 millimetres ( and Weight of 9.5 grams

14- 20 RUPEES COIN ISSUED DATE May 28, 2011 ISSUED ON OCCASION on the occasion of 150 year celebrations of Lawrence College,Ghora Gali, Murree. METAL COMPOSITION Cupro Nickel, Copper 75%, Nickel 25%. SHAPE AND WEIGHT The coin shall be round, Dimension of 30 millimetres ( and Weight of 9.5 grams)

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