Philippe Simon's Collection
AFRIQUE / AFRICA / АФРИКА

LESOTHO

Lesotho - Muso oa Lesotho 2 Maloti ND / 1984 series: F/84 s.no: 920005 grade: aUNC cat: 4b comment: signatures: Rakhetla & Schönberg FRONT / King Moshoeshoe II added: 7 months ago
Lesotho - Muso oa Lesotho 2 Maloti s.no: H223145 grade: aUNC cat: 9 comment: FRONT : Moshoeshoe II (May 2, 1938 – January 15, 1996), previously known as Constantine Bereng Seeiso, was the paramount chief of Lesotho, succeeding paramount chief Seeiso from 1960 until the country gained full independence from Britain in 1966. He was king of Lesotho from 1966 until his exile in 1990, and from 1995 until his death in 1996. BACK : curio shop in Maseru shaped like Basotho hat. added: 7 months ago
Lesotho - Muso oa Lesotho 10 Maloti ND / 2006 s.no: T941164 grade: aun cat: 15d comment: FRONT : King Moshoeshoe I first monarch (c. 1786 – 11 March 1870) - [reign 1822 – 18 January 1870]. BACK : Basotho heardsman added: 7 months ago
Lesotho - Muso oa Lesotho 10 Maloti ND / 2010 s.no: AA589820 grade: aUNC cat: 21a comment: FRONT : On 1 March 2011, at a celebration marking its 30th anniversary, the Central Bank of Lesotho launched a new series of banknotes dated 2010 aimed at fighting the spread of counterfeits. The notes feature a portrait of the three royal family members: the current king, His Majesty Letsie III is in the middle, his father King Moshoeshoe II is on the left, and the founder of the Basotho nation, King Moshoeshoe I, on the background right. BACK : wildflowers added: 7 months ago