04. Colonialism

Colonialism followed slavery in Africa and the Americas, incorporating colonized people into the European political economy and military. Yet, people resisted these regimes at every turn.

A total of 32 currencies appear

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the exhibition 

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Obverse: Anton de Kom (1898-1945). P

Colonialism Obverse: Anton de Kom (1898-1945). Part of the Monument of the Revolution in Paramaribo (Military Coup of the 25th of February 1980). Row of houses and famous buildings in Paramaribo including the historical Ministry of Finance of Paramaribo, with white clock tower and the Saint Peter and Paul Cathedral. Date of Issue: 9.1.1988 Identifier: SR-132