Kuwait Coinage: 1966-1977
under Emir: Sabah III ibn Al-Salim ibn Al-Mubarak Al-Sabah
 
Currency: Dinar = 1000 fils.
 
1966 - AH 1385
 

KM#9 1 Fils. Year: 1966 - AH1385. Weight: 1.97g [2.00g]. Metal: Nickel-Brass. Diameter: 17.00 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "1" with "فلس" (Fils) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 500,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].
 
1967 - AH 1386
 

KM#9 1 Fils. Year: 1967 - AH1386. Weight: 1.99g [2.00g]. Metal: Nickel-Brass. Diameter: 17.00 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "1" with "فلس" (Fils) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 1,875,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].

KM#10 5 Fils. Year: 1967 - AH1386. Weight: 2.49g [2.50g]. Metal: Nickel-Brass. Diameter: 19.50 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "5" with "فلوس" (Fulus) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 1,600,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].

KM#11 10 Fils. Year: 1967 - AH1386. Weight: 3.72g [3.75g]. Metal: Nickel-Brass. Diameter: 21.00 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "10" with "فلوس" (Fulus) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 1,360,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].

KM#12 20 Fils. Year: 1967 - AH1386. Weight: 3.04g [3.00g]. Metal: Copper-Nickel. Diameter: 20.00 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "20" with "فلسا" (Filsan) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 1,280,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].

KM#13 50 Fils. Year: 1967 - AH1386. Weight: 4.48g [4.50g]. Metal: Copper-Nickel. Diameter: 23.00 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "50" with "فلسا" (Filsan) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: N/A. Minted Years: [see under 1962].

KM#14 100 Fils. Year: 1967 - AH1386. Weight: 6.34g [6.50g]. Metal: Copper-Nickel. Diameter: 26.00 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "100" with "فلس" (Fils) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 640,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].
 
1968 - AH 1388
 

KM#10 5 Fils. Year: 1968 - AH1388. Weight: 5.46g [2.50g]. Metal: Nickel-Brass. Diameter: 19.50 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "5" with "فلوس" (Fulus) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 800,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].

KM#11 10 Fils. Year: 1968 - AH1388. Weight: 3.78g [3.75g]. Metal: Nickel-Brass. Diameter: 21.00 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "10" with "فلوس" (Fulus) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 672,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].

KM#12 20 Fils. Year: 1968 - AH1388. Weight: 3.00g [3.00g]. Metal: Copper-Nickel. Diameter: 20.00 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "20" with "فلسا" (Filsan) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 672,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].

KM#13 50 Fils. Year: 1968 - AH1388. Weight: 4.45g [4.50g]. Metal: Copper-Nickel. Diameter: 23.00 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "50" with "فلسا" (Filsan) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 200,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].

KM#14 100 Fils. Year: 1968 - AH1388. Weight: 6.36g [6.50g]. Metal: Copper-Nickel. Diameter: 26.00 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "100" with "فلس" (Fils) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 160,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].
 
1969 - AH 1389
 

KM#11 10 Fils. Year: 1969 - AH1389. Weight: 3.70g [3.75g]. Metal: Nickel-Brass. Diameter: 21.00 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "10" with "فلوس" (Fulus) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 480,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].

KM#12 20 Fils. Year: 1969 - AH1389. Weight: 2.98g [3.00g]. Metal: Copper-Nickel. Diameter: 20.00 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "20" with "فلسا" (Filsan) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 800,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].

KM#13 50 Fils. Year: 1969 - AH1389. Weight: 4.44g [4.50g]. Metal: Copper-Nickel. Diameter: 23.00 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "50" with "فلسا" (Filsan) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 500,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].

KM#14 100 Fils. Year: 1969 - AH1389. Weight: 6.37g [6.50g]. Metal: Copper-Nickel. Diameter: 26.00 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "100" with "فلس" (Fils) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 320,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].
 
1970 - AH 1389
 

KM#9 1 Fils. Year: 1970 - AH1389. Weight: 1.98g [2.00g]. Metal: Nickel-Brass. Diameter: 17.00 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "1" with "فلس" (Fils) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 375,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].

Note: Key date coin.

KM#10 5 Fils. Year: 1970 - AH1389. Weight: 2.43g [2.50g]. Metal: Nickel-Brass. Diameter: 19.50 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "5" with "فلوس" (Fulus) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 600,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].

KM#11 10 Fils. Year: 1970 - AH1389. Weight: 3.79g [3.75g]. Metal: Nickel-Brass. Diameter: 21.00 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "10" with "فلوس" (Fulus) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 640,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].

KM#12 20 Fils. Year: 1970 - AH1389. Weight: 3.06g [3.00g]. Metal: Copper-Nickel. Diameter: 20.00 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "20" with "فلسا" (Filsan) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 480,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].

KM#13 50 Fils. Year: 1970 - AH1389. Weight: 4.44g [4.50g]. Metal: Copper-Nickel. Diameter: 23.00 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "50" with "فلسا" (Filsan) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 500,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].
 
1971 - AH 1390
 

KM#9 1 Fils. Year: 1971 - AH1390. Weight: 1.98g [2.00g]. Metal: Nickel-Brass. Diameter: 17.00 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "1" with "فلس" (Fils) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 500,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].

KM#10 5 Fils. Year: 1971 - AH1390. Weight: 2.52g [2.50g]. Metal: Nickel-Brass. Diameter: 19.50 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "5" with "فلوس" (Fulus) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 600,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].

KM#11 10 Fils. Year: 1971 - AH1390. Weight: 3.77g [3.75g]. Metal: Nickel-Brass. Diameter: 21.00 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "10" with "فلوس" (Fulus) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 48,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].

KM#12 20 Fils. Year: 1971 - AH1390. Weight: 2.94g [3.00g]. Metal: Copper-Nickel. Diameter: 20.00 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "20" with "فلسا" (Filsan) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 480,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].

KM#13 50 Fils. Year: 1971 - AH1390. Weight: 4.46g [4.50g]. Metal: Copper-Nickel. Diameter: 23.00 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "50" with "فلسا" (Filsan) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 300,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].
 
1971 - AH 1391
 

KM#9 1 Fils. Year: 1971 - AH1391. Weight: 2.03g [2.00g]. Metal: Nickel-Brass. Diameter: 17.00 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "1" with "فلس" (Fils) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 500,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].

KM#10 5 Fils. Year: 1971 - AH1391. Weight: 2.50g [2.50g]. Metal: Nickel-Brass. Diameter: 19.50 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "5" with "فلوس" (Fulus) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 600,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].

KM#11 10 Fils. Year: 1971 - AH1391. Weight: 3.88g [3.75g]. Metal: Nickel-Brass. Diameter: 21.00 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "10" with "فلوس" (Fulus) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 800,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].

KM#12 20 Fils. Year: 1971 - AH1391. Weight: 3.05g [3.00g]. Metal: Copper-Nickel. Diameter: 20.00 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "20" with "فلسا" (Filsan) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 960,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].

KM#13 50 Fils. Year: 1971 - AH1391. Weight: 4.50g [4.50g]. Metal: Copper-Nickel. Diameter: 23.00 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "50" with "فلسا" (Filsan) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 500,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].

KM#14 100 Fils. Year: 1971 - AH1391. Weight: 6.41g [6.50g]. Metal: Copper-Nickel. Diameter: 26.00 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "100" with "فلس" (Fils) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 240,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].
 
1972 - AH 1392
 

KM#9 1 Fils. Year: 1972 - AH1392. Weight: 1.96g [2.00g]. Metal: Nickel-Brass. Diameter: 17.00 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "1" with "فلس" (Fils) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 500,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].

KM#10 5 Fils. Year: 1972 - AH1392. Weight: 2.46g [2.50g]. Metal: Nickel-Brass. Diameter: 19.50 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "5" with "فلوس" (Fulus) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 800,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].

KM#11 10 Fils. Year: 1972 - AH1392. Weight: 3.67g [3.75g]. Metal: Nickel-Brass. Diameter: 21.00 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "10" with "فلوس" (Fulus) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 1,120,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].

KM#12 20 Fils. Year: 1972 - AH1392. Weight: 3.03g [3.00g]. Metal: Copper-Nickel. Diameter: 20.00 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "20" with "فلسا" (Filsan) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 1,440,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].

KM#13 50 Fils. Year: 1972 - AH1392. Weight: 4.55g [4.50g]. Metal: Copper-Nickel. Diameter: 23.00 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "50" with "فلسا" (Filsan) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 900,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].

KM#14 100 Fils. Year: 1972 - AH1392. Weight: 6.52g [6.50g]. Metal: Copper-Nickel. Diameter: 26.00 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "100" with "فلس" (Fils) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 400,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].
 
1973 - AH 1393
 

KM#9 1 Fils. Year: 1973 - AH1393. Weight: 2.01g [2.00g]. Metal: Nickel-Brass. Diameter: 17.00 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "1" with "فلس" (Fils) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 375,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].

Note: Key date coin.

KM#10 5 Fils. Year: 1973 - AH1393. Weight: 2.38g [2.50g]. Metal: Nickel-Brass. Diameter: 19.50 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "5" with "فلوس" (Fulus) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 800,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].

KM#11 10 Fils. Year: 1973 - AH1393. Weight: 3.70g [3.75g]. Metal: Nickel-Brass. Diameter: 21.00 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "10" with "فلوس" (Fulus) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 1,440,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].

KM#12 20 Fils. Year: 1973 - AH1393. Weight: 3.04g [3.00g]. Metal: Copper-Nickel. Diameter: 20.00 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "20" with "فلسا" (Filsan) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 1,280,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].

KM#13 50 Fils. Year: 1973 - AH1393. Weight: 4.49g [4.50g]. Metal: Copper-Nickel. Diameter: 23.00 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "50" with "فلسا" (Filsan) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 800,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].

KM#14 100 Fils. Year: 1973 - AH1393. Weight: 6.33g [6.50g]. Metal: Copper-Nickel. Diameter: 26.00 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "100" with "فلس" (Fils) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 480,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].
Note: The is the only year in which these six coins dated 1973 were also sold as a mint set known as MS1 (unknown mintage).
 
1974 - AH 1394
 

KM#10 5 Fils. Year: 1974 - AH1394. Weight: 2.53g [2.50g]. Metal: Nickel-Brass. Diameter: 19.50 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "5" with "فلوس" (Fulus) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 1,200,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].

KM#11 10 Fils. Year: 1974 - AH1394. Weight: 3.76g [3.75g]. Metal: Nickel-Brass. Diameter: 21.00 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "10" with "فلوس" (Fulus) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 1,280,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].

KM#12 20 Fils. Year: 1974 - AH1394. Weight: 3.10g [3.00g]. Metal: Copper-Nickel. Diameter: 20.00 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: ""الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "20" with "فلسا" (Filsan) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 1,600,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].

KM#13 50 Fils. Year: 1974 - AH1394. Weight: 4.39g [4.50g]. Metal: Copper-Nickel. Diameter: 23.00 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "50" with "فلسا" (Filsan) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 1,000,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].

KM#14 100 Fils. Year: 1974 - AH1394. Weight: 6.47g [6.50g]. Metal: Copper-Nickel. Diameter: 26.00 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "100" with "فلس" (Fils) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 480,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].
 
1975 - AH 1395
 

KM#9 1 Fils. Year: 1975 - AH1395. Weight: 1.96g [2.00g]. Metal: Nickel-Brass. Diameter: 17.00 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "1" with "فلس" (Fils) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 500,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].

KM#11 10 Fils. Year: 1975 - AH1395. Weight: 3.73g [3.75g]. Metal: Nickel-Brass. Diameter: 21.00 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "10" with "فلوس" (Fulus) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 5,280,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].

KM#12 20 Fils. Year: 1975 - AH1395. Weight: 2.95g [3.00g]. Metal: Copper-Nickel. Diameter: 20.00 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "20" with "فلسا" (Filsan) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 2,400,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].

KM#13 50 Fils. Year: 1975 - AH1395. Weight: 4.55g [4.50g]. Metal: Copper-Nickel. Diameter: 23.00 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "50" with "فلسا" (Filsan) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 1,950,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].

KM#14 100 Fils. Year: 1975 - AH1395. Weight: 6.37g [6.50g]. Metal: Copper-Nickel. Diameter: 26.00 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "100" with "فلس" (Fils) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 3,400,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].
 
1976 - AH 1396
 

KM#9 1 Fils. Year: 1976 - AH1396. Weight: 2.01g [2.00g]. Metal: Nickel-Brass. Diameter: 17.00 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "1" with "فلس" (Fils) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 2,500,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].

KM#10 5 Fils. Year: 1976 - AH1396. Weight: 2.51g [2.50g]. Metal: Nickel-Brass. Diameter: 19.50 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "5" with "فلوس" (Fulus) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 180,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].

Note: Key date coin.

KM#11 10 Fils. Year: 1976 - AH1396. Weight: 3.67g [3.75g]. Metal: Nickel-Brass. Diameter: 21.00 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "10" with "فلوس" (Fulus) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 2,400,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].

KM#12 20 Fils. Year: 1976 - AH1396. Weight: 2.98g [3.00g]. Metal: Copper-Nickel. Diameter: 20.00 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "20" with "فلسا" (Filsan) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 3,200,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].

KM#13 50 Fils. Year: 1976 - AH1396. Weight: 4.42g [4.50g]. Metal: Copper-Nickel. Diameter: 23.00 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "50" with "فلسا" (Filsan) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 2,250,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].

KM#14 100 Fils. Year: 1976 - AH1396. Weight: 6.42g [6.50g]. Metal: Copper-Nickel. Diameter: 26.00 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "100" with "فلس" (Fils) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: N/A. Minted Years: [see under 1962].

KM#15 2 Dinars. Year: 1976. Weight: 28.23g [28.28g]. Metal: 0.500 silver. Diameter: 39.00 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: "15th Anniversary of the National Day of the State of Kuwait" written in Arabic above and in English below. Conjoined busts with traditional gutra headdresses on facing 3/4 left. Reverse: "Dinarian" in Arabic written on left top while "2 Dinars" on the right top. Castle, oil derrick and ships in the center. Dates 1961-1976 written in Arabic and English below. Mintage: 70,000. Minted Years: One year type.

Note: This coin has more thickness, shows more copper contents and does not have close reeded lines on the edge like below coin.

KM#15a 2 Dinars. Year: 1976. Weight: 28.27g [28,28g]. Metal: 0.900 silver. Diameter: 39.00 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: "15th Anniversary of the National Day of the State of Kuwait" written in Arabic above and in English below. Conjoined busts with traditional gutra headdresses on facing 3/4 left. Reverse: "Dinarian" in Arabic written on left top while "2 Dinars" on the right top. Castle, oil derrick and ships in the center. Dates 1961-1976 written in Arabic and English below. Mintage: 53,000. Minted Years: One year type.

 
1977 - AH 1397
 

KM#9 1 Fils. Year: 1977 - AH1397. Weight: 1.95g [2.00g]. Metal: Nickel-Brass. Diameter: 17.00 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "1" with "فلس" (Fils) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 2,500,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].

KM#10 5 Fils. Year: 1977 - AH1397. Weight: 2.55g [2.50g]. Metal: Nickel-Brass. Diameter: 19.50 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "5" with "فلوس" (Fulus) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 4,000,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].

KM#11 10 Fils. Year: 1977 - AH1397. Weight: 3.76g [3.75g]. Metal: Nickel-Brass. Diameter: 21.00 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "10" with "فلوس" (Fulus) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: N/A. Minted Years: [see under 1962].

KM#12 20 Fils. Year: 1977 - AH1397. Weight: 3.05g [3.00g]. Metal: Copper-Nickel. Diameter: 20.00 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "20" with "فلسا" (Filsan) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 3,400,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].

KM#13 50 Fils. Year: 1977 - AH1397. Weight: 4.49g [4.50g]. Metal: Copper-Nickel. Diameter: 23.00 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "50" with "فلسا" (Filsan) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 6,000,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].

KM#14 100 Fils. Year: 1977 - AH1397. Weight: 6.47g [6.50g]. Metal: Copper-Nickel. Diameter: 26.00 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: Dhow with sails floating on water with dates below. Reverse: "الكويت" (al-Kuwait) in Arabic at the top. Numeral "100" with "فلس" (Fils) within circle. "KUWAIT" written outside the circle below. Mintage: 1,600,000. Minted Years: [see under 1962].
 
Earlier Coinage:

Earlier coinage of British India used:

  • East India Company (inc. William IV and Victoria)16 Aug 1765 - 30 Sep 1858
  • Victoria.........................................01 Nov 1858 - 22 Jan 1901
  • Edward VII.......................................22 Jan 1901 - 06 May 1910
  • George V.........................................06 May 1910 - 20 Jan 1936
  • George VI........................................12 Dec 1936 - 15 Aug 1947
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