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1977 or 1989 Botswana 10 Thebe coin pendant African bull tribal shield Pula Gaborone Motswana Tswana African gemsbock antelope Bantu n002029

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Botswana 10 Thebe FEATURING front: The coat of arms of Botswana was adopted on January 25, 1966. The shape of the shield is that of traditional shields found in East Africa. On the top portion of the shield are three cogwheels that represent industry. The three waves symbolize water, and reminds the viewer of the motto of the nation: pula, which means simply "rain", but also good luck, and is the name of the nation's currency. At the bottom of the shield is the head of a bull, which symbolizes the importance of cattle herding to Botswana Lettering: BOTSWANA IPELEGENG PULA Engraver: Michael Hibbit back: South African gemsbock (Oryx gazella) • quantity 1 • polished Copper-nickel coin • diameter: 22 mm • weight: 4 g ***Choose from drop down menu *** {2 mm thick cords} 22" black cotton necklace 24" silver plated ball chain 1-1/8" silver color keychain with 30 mm ring {see last photo} ***If you need different length black necklace please leave a note upon checkout***