Uganda 100 Shillings

Uganda 100 Shillings


Do you have a Uganda 100 Shillings Coin? Here’s how to exchange it with us.

  •     Tell us how many 100 Shillings Coins you want to exchange
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You get: $0.01


The shilling is the official currency in Uganda since 1966, when it replaced the East African shilling. The official currency symbol is USh. The Bank of Uganda introduced the first coins in denominations of 5, 10, 20, and 50 cents and 1 and 2 shillings, followed by 5 shillings in 1976. Ten years later, 5 and 10 shillings coins were introduced, followed by 50, 100, 200 and 500 in 1998. Nowadays are circulating 1, 2, 5, 10, 50, 100, 200, 500, and 1,000 shillings coins.

The 100 Ugandan shilling coin front design features the National Coat of Arms (consists of a shield divided into two sections; the first section contains a wavy pattern representing the waves of Lake Victoria and Lake Albert, the second section has a sun and the traditional Ugandan drum. The shield has two crossed spears behind it. It is supported by an East African crowned crane (Balearica regulorum gibbericeps): The National Bird of Uganda and the Ugandan kob (Kobus kob thomasi). The shield stands on a grassy mound divided by an undulating silhouette depicting the River Nile. Two major cash crops, coffee, and cotton flank the depiction of the river. At the bottom is the national motto: “For God and my country.”), and the denomination. The reverse coin design illustrates an Ankole Watusi, the denomination and the issue date. This coin is part of the 1998 – 2008 series, its rim is fluted, and its color is silver.

Text: Bank of Uganda, For God and My Country, 100 Shilling, 100, 1998.

Additional information


Current Ugandan shilling coin

Product Currencies

Ugandan shilling



Tender Types


Country coin denominations

1, 10, 100, 1000, 2, 200, 5, 50, 500



Composition material

Nickel Plated Steel


27 mm


1.73 mm




Medal alignment ↑↑


6.6 g


Ankole Watusi (Bos Taurus Indicus), East African crowned crane (Balearica regulorum gibbericeps), Ugandan kob (Kobus kob thomasi)


1998, 2008


Animal, Coffee, Cotton, Crops, Drum, Lake, plants, River, shield, Spears, Sun

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