|Central bank||Bank of Zambia|
|Rarely used||1, 6 pence, 1, 2 shillings|
|Banknotes||10 shillings, £1, £5|
The Zambian pound replaced the Rhodesia and Nyasaland pound at par. It was pegged to the British pound at par and was replaced by the kwacha at a rate of 2 kwacha = 1 pound or 1 kwacha = 10 shillings.
In 1964, cupro-nickel 6 pence, 1 and 2 shilling coins were introduced, followed by holed, bronze 1 penny coins in 1966.
In 1964, the Bank of Zambia introduced notes in denominations of 10 shillings, 1 and 5 pounds.
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- Pick, Albert (1994). Standard Catalog of World Paper Money: General Issues. Colin R. Bruce II and Neil Shafer (editors) (7th ed.). Krause Publications. ISBN 0-87341-207-9.
Rhodesia and Nyasaland pound
Ratio: at par
|Currency of Zambia
1964 – 1968
Ratio: 2 kwacha = 1 pound