Pakistan Coinage: 1959, 1961-1968
under President: Mohammad Ayub Khan Tareen
 
Currency:  Rupee = 16 Anna = 64 Pice = 192 Pie
 
1959
 

KM#12 1 Pice. Year: 1959. Weight: 2.30g. Metal: Nickel-Brass (Cu=79% + Zn=20% + Ni=1%). Diameter: 20.6 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Lahore. Obverse: Value written in Bengali, English and Urdu. Oat sprigs on both sides. Reverse Legends: Government of Pakistan with Crescent and star facing left above tughra. Mintage: 41,620,000. Minted Years: 1953, 1955-1959.
Note: 1 Pice 1959 bronze with 8-sided scallops and 1 Pice 1959 brass in smaller circular shape also exists as patterns.

KM#15 2 Anna. Year: 1959. Weight: 5.80g. Metal: CuNi. (Cu=75% + Ni=25%). Diameter: Flat: 22.3 mm, Corner: 25.4 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Lahore. Obverse: Value written in Bengali, English and Urdu. Date divides wreath, value in center. Reverse Legends: Government of Pakistan with Crescent on Left above tughra. Mintage: 8,010,000. Minted Years: 1953-1959.

Note: Rare coin, as probably most of them were not released for circulation and melted down.

The above coin was gifted by Muhammad Haroon Tareen Khan from Islamabad on 25th June 2010.
 
1960
 
No Coins issued this year.
 
Currency:  Rupee = 100 Pice
 
1961
 
In 1961, the Pakistan coinage went metric. Initially the word "Pice" was used but immediately the same year, it was realized that the actual word is "Paisa". Therefore a new pair of coins were introduced with the word "Paisa" on them.
 

KM#16 1 Pice. Year: 1961. Weight: 1.40g. Metal: Bronze (Cu=97% + Zn=2.5% + Sn=0.5%). Diameter: 16 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Lahore. Obverse: Value written in Bengali, English and Urdu. Oat sprigs on both sides. Reverse Legends: Government of Pakistan with Crescent and star facing left above tughra. Mintage: 74,910,000. Minted Years: One year type.

KM#18 5 Pice. Year: 1961. Weight: 2.75g. Metal: Nickel-Brass (Cu=79% + Zn=20% + Ni=1%). Diameter: 21 x 18.6 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Lahore. Obverse: Value written in Bengali, English and Urdu. Sailboat with value "5"on sails. Reverse Legends: Government of Pakistan with Crescent on Left above tughra. Mintage: 40,050,000. Minted Years: One year type.

KM#20 10 Pice. Year: 1961. Weight: 4.75g. Metal: Copper-Nickel (Cu=75% + Ni=25%). Diameter: Waved 12 Scallops; Size: 23 x 21.8 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Lahore. Obverse: Value written in Bengali, English and Urdu. Reverse Legends: Government of Pakistan with Crescent on Left above tughra. Mintage: 22,230,000. Minted Years: One year type.
 
 
Currency:  Rupee = 100 Paisa
 
1961
 

KM#17 1 Paisa. Year: 1961. Weight: 1.40g. Metal: Bronze (Cu=97% + Zn=2.5% + Sn=0.5%). Diameter: 16 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Lahore. Obverse: Value written in Bengali, English and Urdu. Oat sprigs on both sides. Reverse Legends: Government of Pakistan with Crescent and star facing left above tughra. Mintage: 134,650,000. Minted Years: 1961-1963.

KM#19 5 Paisa. Year: 1961. Weight: 2.75g. Metal: Nickel-Brass (Cu=79% + Zn=20% + Ni=1%). Diameter: 21 x 18.6 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Lahore. Obverse: Value written in Bengali, English and Urdu. Sailboat with value "5"on sails. Reverse Legends: Government of Pakistan with Crescent on Left above tughra. Mintage: 40,790,000. Minted Years: 1961-1963.

KM#21 10 Paisa. Year: 1961. Weight: 4.75g. Metal: Copper-Nickel (Cu=75% + Ni=25%). Diameter: Waved 12 Scallops; Size: 23 x 21.8 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Lahore. Obverse: Value written in Bengali, English and Urdu. Reverse Legends: Government of Pakistan with Crescent on Left above tughra. Mintage: 31,090,000. Minted Years: 1961-1963.
 
1962
 

KM#17 1 Paisa. Year: 1962. Weight: 1.40g. Metal: Bronze (Cu=97% + Zn=2.5% + Sn=0.5%). Diameter: 16 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Lahore. Obverse: Value written in Bengali, English and Urdu. Oat sprigs on both sides. Reverse Legends: Government of Pakistan with Crescent and star facing left above tughra. Mintage: 149,380,000. Minted Years: 1961-1963.

KM#19 5 Paisa. Year: 1962. Weight: 2.75g. Metal: Nickel-Brass (Cu=79% + Zn=20% + Ni=1%). Diameter: 21 x 18.6 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Lahore. Obverse: Value written in Bengali, English and Urdu. Sailboat with value "5"on sails. Reverse Legends: Government of Pakistan with Crescent on Left above tughra. Mintage: 48,200,000. Minted Years: 1961-1963.

KM#21 10 Paisa. Year: 1962. Weight: 4.75g. Metal: Copper-Nickel (Cu=75% + Ni=25%). Diameter: Waved 12 Scallops; Size: 23 x 21.8 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Lahore. Obverse: Value written in Bengali, English and Urdu. Date divides wreath, value in center. Reverse Legends: Government of Pakistan with Crescent on Left above tughra. Mintage: 29,440,000. Minted Years: 1961-1963.

Note: 25 Paisa 1962 Nickel in circular shape with three languages (English, Urdu and Bengali) also exist as pattern.

 
1963
 
From 1963 to 1974, the value of coins were only written in Bengali and Urdu languages. English legends were completely removed.
 

KM#17 1 Paisa. Year: 1963. Weight: 1.40g. Metal: Bronze (Cu=97% + Zn=2.5% + Sn=0.5%). Diameter: 16 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Lahore. Obverse: Value written in Bengali, English and Urdu. Oat sprigs on both sides. Reverse Legends: Government of Pakistan with Crescent and star facing left above tughra. Mintage: 127,810,000. Minted Years: 1961-1963

KM#19 5 Paisa. Year: 1963. Weight: 2.75g. Metal: Nickel-Brass (Cu=79% + Zn=20% + Ni=1%). Diameter: 21 x 18.6 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Lahore. Obverse: Value written in Bengali, English and Urdu. Sailboat with value "5"on sails. Reverse Legends: Government of Pakistan with Crescent on Left above tughra. Mintage: 45,020,000. Minted Years: 1961-1963.

KM#21 10 Paisa. Year: 1963. Weight: 4.75g. Metal: Copper-Nickel (Cu=75% + Ni=25%). Diameter: Waved 12 Scallops; Size: 23 x 21.8 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Lahore. Obverse: Value written in Bengali, English and Urdu. Date divides wreath, value in center. Reverse Legends: Government of Pakistan with Crescent on Left above tughra. Mintage: 19,760,000. Minted Years: 1961-1963.

KM#22 25 Paisa. Year: 1963. Weight: 2.90g. Metal: Nickel (Ni=100%). Diameter: 19 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Lahore. Obverse Legends: Government of Pakistan (in Bengali and in Urdu Tughra) with Crescent on Left. Reverse Legend: Value written in Bengali and Urdu. Jasminum officinale (Common Jasmine or Poet's Jasmine) branch on both side. Mintage: 16,900,000. Minted Years: 1963-1967.

KM#23 50 Paisa. Year: 1963. Weight: 5.80g. Metal: Nickel (Ni=100%). Diameter: 24 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Lahore. Obverse Legends: Government of Pakistan (in Bengali and in Urdu Tughra) with Crescent on Left. Reverse Legend: Value written in Bengali and Urdu. Jasminum officinale (Common Jasmine or Poet's Jasmine) branch on both side. Mintage: 8,110,000. Minted Years: 1963-1966 and 1968-1969.
 
1964
 

KM#24 1 Paisa. Year: 1964. Weight: 1.50g. Metal: Bronze (Cu=97% + Zn=2.5% + Sn=0.5%). Diameter: 17 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Lahore. Obverse: Government of Pakistan (in Bengali and in Urdu Tughra) with Crescent on Left. Reverse: Value written in Bengali and Urdu. Oat sprigs on both sides. Mintage: 39,890,000. Minted Years: 1964-1965.

KM#25 2 Paisa. Year: 1964. Weight: 2.25g. Metal: Bronze (Cu=97% + Zn=2.5% + Sn=0.5%). Diameter: Waved 12 Scallops; Size: 18 x 17.5 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Lahore. Obverse: Government of Pakistan (in Bengali and in Urdu Tughra) with Crescent on Left. Reverse Legends: Value written in Bengali and Urdu. Value within sprigs. Mintage: 67,660,000. Minted Years: 1964-1966.

KM#26 5 Paisa. Year: 1964. Weight: 2.75g. Metal: Nickel-Brass (Cu=79% + Zn=20% + Ni=1%). Diameter: 21 x 18.6 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Lahore. Obverse: Government of Pakistan (in Bengali and in Urdu Tughra) with Crescent on Left. Reverse Legends: Value written in Bengali and Urdu. Sailboat with value on sails. Mintage: 82,730,000. Minted Years: 1964-1974.

KM#27 10 Paisa. Year: 1964. Weight: 4.75g. Metal: Copper-Nickel (Cu=75% + Ni=25%). Diameter: Waved 12 Scallops; Size: 23 x 21.6 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Lahore. Obverse: Government of Pakistan (in Bengali and in Urdu Tughra) with Crescent on Left. Reverse Legends: Value written in Bengali and Urdu. Value within wreath. Mintage: 52,580,000. Minted Years: 1964-1968.

KM#22 25 Paisa. Year: 1964. Weight: 2.90g. Metal: Nickel (Ni=100%). Diameter: 19 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Lahore. Obverse: Government of Pakistan (in Bengali and in Urdu Tughra) with Crescent on Left. Reverse Legends: Value written in Bengali and Urdu. Jasminum officinale (Common Jasmine or Poet's Jasmine) branch on both side. Mintage: 7,990,000. Minted Years: 1963-1967.

KM#23 50 Paisa. Year: 1964. Weight: 5.80g. Metal: Nickel (Ni=100%). Diameter: 24 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Lahore. Obverse: Government of Pakistan (in Bengali and in Urdu Tughra) with Crescent on Left. Reverse Legends: Value written in Bengali and Urdu. Jasminum officinale (Common Jasmine or Poet's Jasmine) branch on both side. Mintage: 4,580,000. Minted Years: 1963-1966 and 1968-1969.
 
1965
 

KM#24 1 Paisa. Year: 1965. Weight: 1.50g. Metal: Bronze (Cu=97% + Zn=2.5% + Sn=0.5%). Diameter: 17 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Lahore. Obverse: Government of Pakistan (in Bengali and in Urdu Tughra) with Crescent on Left. Reverse: Value written in Bengali and Urdu. Oat sprigs on both sides. Mintage: 69,660,000. Minted Years: 1964-1965.

KM#24a 1 Paisa. Year: 1965. Weight: 1.50g. Metal: Nickel-Brass (Cu=79% + Zn=20% + Ni=1%). Diameter: 17 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Lahore. Obverse: Government of Pakistan (in Bengali and in Urdu Tughra) with Crescent on Left. Reverse: Value written in Bengali and Urdu. Oat sprigs on both sides. Mintage: 32,950,000. Minted Years: 1965-1968.

KM#25 2 Paisa. Year: 1965. Weight: 2.25g. Metal: Bronze (Cu=97% + Zn=2.5% + Sn=0.5%). Diameter: Waved 12 Scallops; Size: 18 x 17.5 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Lahore. Obverse: Government of Pakistan (in Bengali and in Urdu Tughra) with Crescent on Left. Reverse Legends: Value written in Bengali and Urdu. Value within sprigs. Mintage: 27,880,000. Minted Years: 1964-1966.

KM#26 5 Paisa. Year: 1965. Weight: 2.75g. Metal: Nickel-Brass (Cu=79% + Zn=20% + Ni=1%). Diameter: 21 x 18.6 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Lahore. Obverse: Government of Pakistan (in Bengali and in Urdu Tughra) with Crescent on Left. Reverse Legends: Value written in Bengali and Urdu. Sailboat with value on sails. Mintage: 72,570,000. Minted Years: 1964-1974.

KM#27 10 Paisa. Year: 1965. Weight: 4.75g. Metal: Copper-Nickel (Cu=75% + Ni=25%). Diameter: Waved 12 Scallops; Size: 23 x 21.6 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Lahore. Obverse: Government of Pakistan (in Bengali and in Urdu Tughra) with Crescent on Left. Reverse Legends: Value written in Bengali and Urdu. Value within wreath. Mintage: 51,540,000. Minted Years: 1964-1968.

KM#22 25 Paisa. Year: 1965. Weight: 2.90g. Metal: Nickel (Ni=100%). Diameter: 19 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Lahore. Obverse: Government of Pakistan (in Bengali and in Urdu Tughra) with Crescent on Left. Reverse Legends: Value written in Bengali and Urdu. Jasminum officinale (Common Jasmine or Poet's Jasmine) branch on both side. Mintage: 9,290,000. Minted Years: 1963-1967.

KM#23 50 Paisa. Year: 1965. Weight: 5.80g. Metal: Nickel (Ni=100%). Diameter: 24 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Lahore. Obverse: Government of Pakistan (in Bengali and in Urdu Tughra) with Crescent on Left. Reverse Legends: Value written in Bengali and Urdu. Jasminum officinale (Common Jasmine or Poet's Jasmine) branch on both side. Mintage: 8,980,000. Minted Years: 1963-1966 and 1968-1969.
 
1966
 

KM#24a 1 Paisa. Year: 1966. Weight: 1.50g. Metal: Nickel-Brass (Cu=79% + Zn=20% + Ni=1%). Diameter: 17 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Lahore. Obverse: Government of Pakistan (in Bengali and in Urdu Tughra) with Crescent on Left. Reverse: Value written in Bengali and Urdu. Oat sprigs on both sides. Mintage: 179,370,000. Minted Years: 1965-1968.

1 Paisa. Year: 1966. Weight: 1.43g (1.50g). Metal: Bronze (Cu=97% + Zn=2.5% + Sn=0.5%). Diameter: 17 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Lahore. Obverse: Government of Pakistan (in Bengali and in Urdu Tughra) with Crescent on Left. Reverse: Value written in Bengali and Urdu. Oat sprigs on both sides. Mintage: N/A.

Note: Not listed in Krause publication and elsewhere.

The above coin was gifted by Shabbir Shakir from Karachi on 30th Dec 2013.

KM#25 2 Paisa. Year: 1966. Weight: 2.25g. Metal: Bronze (Cu=97% + Zn=2.5% + Sn=0.5%). Diameter: Waved 12 Scallops; Size: 18 x 17.5 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Lahore. Obverse: Government of Pakistan (in Bengali and in Urdu Tughra) with Crescent on Left. Reverse Legends: Value written in Bengali and Urdu. Value within sprigs. Mintage: 50,590,000. Minted Years: 1964-1966.

KM#28 2 Paisa. Year: 1966. Weight: 0.75g. Metal: Aluminum (Al=100%). Diameter: 18 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Lahore. Obverse: Government of Pakistan (in Bengali and in Urdu Tughra) with Crescent on Left. Reverse Legends: Value written in Bengali and Urdu. Value within sprigs. Mintage: 11,940,000. Minted Years: 1966-1968.
Note: 3 Paisa dated 196x Bronze in circular shape with two languages (Urdu and Bengali) and 3 paisa dated 1966 Bronze 8-sided scallops with two languages (Urdu and Bengali) also exist as pattern.

KM#26 5 Paisa. Year: 1966. Weight: 2.75g. Metal: Nickel-Brass (Cu=79% + Zn=20% + Ni=1%). Diameter: 21 x 18.6 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Lahore. Obverse: Government of Pakistan (in Bengali and in Urdu Tughra) with Crescent on Left. Sailboat with value on sails. Reverse Legends: Value written in Bengali and Urdu. Dory. Mintage: 32,900,000. Minted Years: 1964-1974.

KM#27 10 Paisa. Year: 1966. Weight: 4.75g. Metal: Copper-Nickel (Cu=75% + Ni=25%). Diameter: Waved 12 Scallops; Size: 23 x 21.6 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Lahore. Obverse: Government of Pakistan (in Bengali and in Urdu Tughra) with Crescent on Left. Reverse Legends: Value written in Bengali and Urdu. Value within wreath. Mintage: N/A. Minted Years: 1964-1968.

KM#22 25 Paisa. Year: 1966. Weight: 2.90g. Metal: Nickel (Ni=100%). Diameter: 19 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Lahore. Obverse: Government of Pakistan (in Bengali and in Urdu Tughra) with Crescent on Left. Reverse Legends: Value written in Bengali and Urdu. Jasminum officinale (Common Jasmine or Poet's Jasmine) branch on both side. Mintage: 6,650,000. Minted Years: 1963-1967.

KM#23 50 Paisa. Year: 1966. Weight: 5.80g. Metal: Nickel (Ni=100%). Diameter: 24 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Lahore. Obverse: Government of Pakistan (in Bengali and in Urdu Tughra) with Crescent on Left. Reverse Legends: Value written in Bengali and Urdu. Jasminum officinale (Common Jasmine or Poet's Jasmine) branch on both side. Mintage: 2,860,000. Minted Years: 1963-1966 and 1968-1969.
 
1967
 

KM#24a 1 Paisa. Year: 1967. Weight: 1.50g. Metal: Nickel-Brass (Cu=79% + Zn=20% + Ni=1%). Diameter: 17 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Lahore. Obverse: Government of Pakistan (in Bengali and in Urdu Tughra) with Crescent on Left. Reverse: Value written in Bengali and Urdu. Oat sprigs on both sides. Mintage: N/A. Minted Years: 1965-1968.

Not listed date in Krause publication. This coin is however listed in "Bank Notes & Coins Catalogue of Pakistan (1948-2003)" by Rafiq Kasbati and Yahya J. Qureshi's book.

1 Paisa. Year: 1967. Weight: 1.50g. Metal: Bronze (Cu=97% + Zn=2.5% + Sn=0.5%). Diameter: 17 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Lahore. Obverse: Government of Pakistan (in Bengali and in Urdu Tughra) with Crescent on Left. Reverse: Value written in Bengali and Urdu. Oat sprigs on both sides. Mintage: N/A.

Note: Not listed. Probably a pattern issue.

The above coin was gifted by Muhammad Ukasha from Lahore on 27th April 2010.

KM#29 1 Paisa. Year: 1967. Weight: 0.60g. Metal: Aluminum (Al=100%). Diameter: 17 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Lahore. Obverse: Government of Pakistan (in Bengali and in Urdu Tughra) with Crescent on Left. Reverse: Value written in Bengali and Urdu. Oat sprigs on both sides. Mintage: 170,070,000. Minted Years: 1967-1973.

KM#28 2 Paisa. Year: 1967. Weight: 0.75g. Metal: Aluminum (Al=100%). Diameter: 18 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Lahore. Obverse: Government of Pakistan (in Bengali and in Urdu Tughra) with Crescent on Left. Reverse Legends: Value written in Bengali and Urdu. Value within sprigs. Mintage: 73,970,000. Minted Years: 1966-1968.

KM#26 5 Paisa. Year: 1967. Weight: 2.75g. Metal: Nickel-Brass (Cu=79% + Zn=20% + Ni=1%). Diameter: 21 x 18.6 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Lahore. Obverse: Government of Pakistan (in Bengali and in Urdu Tughra) with Crescent on Left. Reverse Legends: Value written in Bengali and Urdu. Sailboat with value on sails. Mintage: 24,470,000. Minted Years: 1964-1974.

KM#27 10 Paisa. Year: 1967. Weight: 4.75g. Metal: Copper-Nickel (Cu=75% + Ni=25%). Diameter: Waved 12 Scallops; Size: 23 x 21.6 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Lahore. Obverse: Government of Pakistan (in Bengali and in Urdu Tughra) with Crescent on Left. Reverse Legends: Value written in Bengali and Urdu. Value within wreath. Mintage: 16,430,000. Minted Years: 1964-1968.

KM#22 25 Paisa. Year: 1967. Weight: 2.90g. Metal: Nickel (Ni=100%). Diameter: 19 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Lahore. Obverse: Government of Pakistan (in Bengali and in Urdu Tughra) with Crescent on Left. Reverse Legends: Value written in Bengali and Urdu. Jasminum officinale (Common Jasmine or Poet's Jasmine) branch on both side. Mintage: 3,740,000. Minted Years: 1963-1967.

KM#30 25 Paisa. Year: 1967. Weight: 4.00g. Metal: Copper-Nickel (Copper=75% + Ni=25%). Diameter: 20 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Lahore. Obverse: Government of Pakistan (in Bengali and in Urdu Tughra) with Crescent on Left. Reverse Legends: Value written in Bengali and Urdu. Jasminum officinale (Common Jasmine or Poet's Jasmine) branch in center. Mintage: 5,500,000 (unconfirmed). Minted Years: 1967-1974.
 
1968
 

KM#24a 1 Paisa. Year: 1968. Weight: 1.75g. Metal: Nickel-Brass (Cu=79% + Zn=20% + Ni=1%). Diameter: 17 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Lahore. Obverse: Government of Pakistan (in Bengali and in Urdu Tughra) with Crescent on Left. Reverse: Value written in Bengali and Urdu. Oat sprigs on both sides. Mintage: N/A. Minted Years: 1965-1968.

Not listed date in Krause publication. Perhaps a pattern or mint sport.

KM#29 1 Paisa. Year: 1968. Weight: 0.60g. Metal: Aluminum (Al=100%). Diameter: 17 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Lahore. Obverse: Government of Pakistan (in Bengali and in Urdu Tughra) with Crescent on Left. Reverse: Value written in Bengali and Urdu. Oat sprigs on both sides. Mintage: N/A. Minted Years: 1967-1973.

KM#28 2 Paisa. Year: 1968. Weight: 0.75g. Metal: Aluminum (Al=100%). Diameter: 18 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Lahore. Obverse: Government of Pakistan (in Bengali and in Urdu Tughra) with Crescent on Left. Reverse Legends: Value written in Bengali and Urdu. Value within sprigs. Mintage: N/A. Minted Years: 1966-1968.

KM#25a 2 Paisa. Year: 1968. Weight: 0.75g. Metal: Aluminum (Al=100%). Diameter: Waved 12 Scallops; Size: 18 x 17.6 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Lahore. Obverse: Government of Pakistan (in Bengali and in Urdu Tughra) with Crescent on Left. Reverse Legends: Value written in Bengali and Urdu. Value within sprigs. Mintage: N/A. Minted Years: 1968-1972.

KM#26 5 Paisa. Year: 1968. Weight: 2.75g. Metal: Nickel-Brass (Cu=79% + Zn=20% + Ni=1%). Diameter: 21 x 18.6 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Lahore. Obverse: Government of Pakistan (in Bengali and in Urdu Tughra) with Crescent on Left. Reverse Legends: Value written in Bengali and Urdu. Sailboat with value on sails. Mintage: N/A. Minted Years: 1964-1974.

KM#27 10 Paisa. Year: 1968. Weight: 4.75g. Metal: Copper-Nickel (Cu=75% + Ni=25%). Diameter: Waved 12 Scallops; Size: 23 x 21.6 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Lahore. Obverse: Government of Pakistan (in Bengali and in Urdu Tughra) with Crescent on Left. Reverse Legends: Value written in Bengali and Urdu. Value within wreath. Mintage: N/A. Minted Years: 1964-1968.

KM#30 25 Paisa. Year: 1968. Weight: 4.00g. Metal: Copper-Nickel (Copper=75% + Ni=25%). Diameter: 20 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Lahore. Obverse: Government of Pakistan (in Bengali and in Urdu Tughra) with Crescent on Left. Reverse Legends: Value written in Bengali and Urdu. Jasminum officinale (Common Jasmine or Poet's Jasmine) branch in center. Mintage: 5,500,000 (unconfirmed). Minted Years: 1967-1974.

KM#23 50 Paisa. Year: 1968. Weight: 5.80g. Metal: Nickel (Ni=100%). Diameter: 24 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Lahore. Obverse: Government of Pakistan (in Bengali and in Urdu Tughra) with Crescent on Left. Reverse Legends: Value written in Bengali and Urdu. Jasminum officinale (Common Jasmine or Poet's Jasmine) branch on both side. Mintage: N/A. Minted Years: 1963-1966 and 1968-1969.
 
Early coins used:

Early coins of small dynasties and Princely states joining Pakistan:

  • 550 - 350 BC: Taxila (Taksasila) [05 bars]
  • 170 BC - 375 CE: Eucratid Bactria and Kushanid Empire of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa [04 coins]
  • 0 - 100 CE: Prata Rajas and Barbaric Sassanide coins of Balochistan [02 coins]
  • c. 400 - 530 The Hephthalites at Punjab [01 coin]
  • c. 600 - 1845: Habbarid, Qarlukhid, Samma, Arghun Tarkhans and Talpur Dynasties of Sindh [13 coins]
  • 1719 - 1755: Gakhar and later Khanpur (Jagir) [02 coins]
  • 1865 - 1893: Kalat [01 coin]
  • 1865 - 1940: Bahawalpur [06 coins]

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