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Obverse of 1851 Turkish 20 Kurush
Obverse of 1851 Turkish 20 Kurush

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Reverse of 1851 Turkish 20 Kurush

Reverse of 1851 Turkish 20 Kurush

Coins of Turkey

Some of the Earliest Gold Coins Were Made in Turkey
The world's first coins were Greek coins made in Lydia about 640 BC, but the area of Lydia is now in present day Turkey, so that the relationship between Turkey and gold coins dates back over 2,000 years.

20 Kurush3424.05500.83000.6419

Denomination = Face Value
Diameter = Approximate Diameter in millimetres.
Weight = Weight in grams.
Alloy = Fineness of silver.
ASW = Actual fine silver weight in troy ounces.

Prices & Availability
Please contact us prior to ordering for current prices and availability.
DateOther DateDenominationDescriptionGradeAvailabilityPrice £Price $
18511255/1420 Kurush FineYes£Ask$Ask

Other Dates = Either Hejira Date or Compound Date (e.g. 1956 = 1923 + 33).
Mintage = Quantity issued, where known, otherwise issue limit.
Avail = Availability

Turkey Coin Sets
We have listed these on their own page.

Gold Coins
For gold coins from Turkey, please see our Tax Free Gold website, particularly the Turkish gold coins page.
As Turkish coins are not within our main areas of specialisation, any of our cataloguing of Turkish gold coins may be in error. It also means that most of our Turkish gold coins will be offered by type, and will be quite reasonably priced. We give brief specifications for some of the most recent and commonly encountered Turkish gold coins, followed by a stocklist of any Turkish gold coins we have for sale.

Postage & Packing:
UK: At buyer's Risk £3.50 or
Fully Insured £9 (Usually by Royal Mail Special Delivery)
USA: Airmail at buyer's risk $10 or
Fully Insured $20
For further details, please see our Postage & Packing page.

Order Form
Order Form - USA

Order Form - Rest of World

Coins Wanted
We make an active market in almost all world coins, gold or otherwise, including Turkish coins. If you have any of these coins to sell, please contact us, or post them to us for appraisal and offer.

If you want to find the value of a coin you own, please take a look at our page I've Found An Old Coin, What's It Worth?

If you have an enquiry about any of our Silver Coins, we'd be happy to answer you, but please note it may be quicker to telephone us. Please see the Contact Us page of our website. the Lowest Possible Price

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