Yeni kuruş: coin from Republic of Türkiye (Turkey)


10 yeni kuruş (new kuruş), 2006: Republic of Türkiye (Turkey)

10 yeni kuruş, 2006: Republic of Türkiye (Turkey)

10 YENİ KURUŞ: 10 new kuruş.

Star and crescent (main elements of the state emblem of Turkey).

It is interesting that on Turkish coins of the first half of the 20th century, the crescent moon and star were turned 180 degrees.

TÜRKІYE CUMHURІYETІ: Republic of Turkey.

Mustafa Kemal Atatürk — the first president of Turkey, the "founding father" of the Republic.

Mintage: 197.717.510.

  • Nickel brass: 19.25 mm - 3.84 g
  • Reference price: 0.3$

COIN YENI KURUŞ — WHERE & WHEN (coins catalog: by names & emitents)
  1. REPUBLIC OF TURKEY (2005-2008): yeni kuruş = 1/100 yeni lirasi

YENI KURUŞ as coin name.
Literally translated from Turkish, the name of the coin "yeni kuruş" translates as "new kuruş".
In this format, the denomination was indicated on Turkish coins only during 2005-2008.
The main currency in this period also had the prefix "new" — "yeni Türk lirası" or simply "yeni lirasi".