Zambia 5-NGWEE (KM205)
Zambia 5-NGWEE (KM205)

Zambia 5-NGWEE (KM205) Zambezi Indigobird

That's a Zambezi Indigobird (aka Twinspot Indigobird aka Green Indigobird) resting on a branch, facing right.

On January 1, 2013, Zambia introduced a new series of coins consisting of 5, 10, and 50 ngwee pieces, plus a one kwacha coin. The older coins are still legal tender, but because their metal value is higher than their face value they have all but disappeared from circulation.


  • Diameter: 18.9 mm
  • Composition: Nickel-clad Steel
  • CAT#: KM205

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