1 Centavo

1 Centavo -  obverse1 Centavo -  reverse

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Features

Country Cuba
Type Standard circulation coin
Year 1943
Value 1 Centavo
0.01 CUP = 0.00039 USD
Currency Cuban Peso (moneda nacional, 1914-date)
Composition Brass (Copper 70%, Zinc 30%)
Weight 2.3 g
Diameter 16.76 mm
Thickness 1.5 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
References KM# 9.2a,
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248979.
  • Thomas Michael (editor), Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1601-1700 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248573.
  • Thomas Michael (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440247064.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900 (9th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248955.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000 (47th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248962.
JMA# 5,
José María Aledón; 1999. La moneda de Cuba. Dobler Difusiones, Valencia, Spain.
Y# 3a
  • Richard S. Yeoman, Arthur L. Friedberg; 2007. A Catalog of Modern World Coins: 1850-1964 (14th edition). Whitman Publishing Company, Atlanta, USA. ISBN 9780794820565.
  • Richard S. Yeoman, Arthur L. Friedberg, Ira Friedberg; 1988. Current Coins of the World (8th edition). Coin & Currency Institute, Clifton, USA. ISBN 9780871848017.

Obverse

Cuban coat of arms. Circular legend with country name on top, circular legend with face value in letters. Line of denticles close to rim.

Lettering:
REPUBLICA DE CUBA
• UN CENTAVO •

Translation:
Republic of Cuba
One Cent.

Engraver: Charles Edward Barber

Charles Edward Barber was the sixth Chief Engraver of the United States Mint from 1879 until his death in 1917. Although Barber's coins were met with mixed reviews, he had a long and fruitful career in coinage, designing most of the coins used at the mint during his time as Chief Engraver.

Reverse

Value in Roman numeral within circle over a five-pointed star and the motto "Fatherland and Freedom" as curved legend above, date on excergue, weight and fineness on sides, line of denticles close to rim.

Lettering:
PATRIA Y LIBERTAD
I
• 2.3 GR. • 1943 • 300M •

Translation:
Fatherland and freedom
I (1)
2.3g. 1943 300M

Engraver: Charles Edward Barber

Charles Edward Barber was the sixth Chief Engraver of the United States Mint from 1879 until his death in 1917. Although Barber's coins were met with mixed reviews, he had a long and fruitful career in coinage, designing most of the coins used at the mint during his time as Chief Engraver.

Edge

Smooth

Mint

United States Mint, Philadelphia, United States (1792-date)

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC
1943  20,000,000 0.26 0.71 1.33

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