Al-Djazâ'ir - People's Democratic Republic of Algeria, Algiers
Currency: Dinar (1 DZ = 0.11 €)
Link : www.algeria-tourism.com
On the pretext of a slight to their consul, the French invaded Algiers in
1830. The result is that Algeria was divaded in 3 prefecture, Algeria became a
part of France.
Algerian coins and French coins was the same until then 1943
5 centimes of 1964 with coat of arms : we recognize the crescent and star like on the flag
5 centimes de 1989 with a wheel and sheaves of wheat, symbols of industry and agriculture.
Algeria becomes independent in 1962 after 8 years of
1 dinar 1972.
10 dinars (1979 - 1981)
Algerian Map with a buffalo and a dromedary
Lion of Atlas
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