Menu

1/10 Balboa

1/10 Balboa -  obverse 1/10 Balboa -  reverse

© www.vinosmaster.com

Features

Country Panama
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1966-1993
Value 1/10 of Balboa
0.1 PAB = 0.10 USD
Composition Copper-nickel clad copper
Weight 2.27 g
Diameter 17.9 mm
Thickness 1.35 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
References KM# 10, Schön# 10a
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)
Weltmünzkatalog
by Gerhard Schön, Günter Schön
(Battenberg Gietl Verlag)

Obverse

Coat of arms of Panama with 9 stars, legend above and wreath and date below.

Lettering:
REPVBLICA DE PANAMA
*********
PRO MUNDI BENEFICIO
1980

Reverse

Armoured bust of Vasco Nunez de Balboa facing left with wreath below and denomination above. The bust touches the rim.

Lettering: VN · DECIMO · DE · BALBOA

Edge

Reeded

Comments

Balboa was a Spaniard, first European who crossed the Isthmus, reached the Pacific by land and discovered the Perlas Archipelago (1513). The 9 stars represent the 9 provinces of the country at that time (there are now 10).
Variants: Type I thick flan with diamonds on both sides of the "DE" of value,  was minted in London; Type II, thin flan, elongated diamonds,  was minted in the USA. There is a third type with thick flan and lines around the "DE":

See also

Manage my collection

To manage your collection, please log in.


Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
1966  13,000 Type I - Proof
1966  6,955,000 0.27 0.95 0.95 Type I (diamonds)
1966  Type II - Proof
1966  1,000,000 Type II (elongated diamonds)
1966  Type III (hyphens)
1967  20,000 Proof
1968  5,000,000 0.49 0.55 1.53
1968  23,000 Proof
1969  14,000 Proof
1970  7,500,000 0.44 0.56
1970  9,528 Proof
1971  11,000 Proof
1972  13,000 Proof
1973  10,000,000 0.49 0.49
1973  17,000 Proof
1974  18,000 Proof
1975  500,000
1980  5,000,000 0.45
1982  7,740,000
1983  7,750,000 0.58 Royal Canadian Mint
1986  1,000,000 Royal Canadian Mint
1993  7,000,000 0.36
1993  Proof, not authorized

Values in the table above are expressed in USD. They are based on evaluations by Numista users and sales realized on Internet platforms. They serve as a measure, but they are not intended to be relied upon for buying, selling or exchanging coins. Numista does not buy or sell coins.

Get this coin

Members from this site want to exchange this coin: davemarkey, alp, zalaiulipa, Warfvinge, aaronmgd, ewen0hu, brugra, gianluca4, viajero25, aarez, pyros09100, j-b07, angiono, Essor Prof, holsten2er, SAHAR1976, Sousa.Juan, 13coinmike, viatoo, bbybugs, Kuna, Vennie75, leonmart, Djmichigan, djfat325, SergheiSein, EnekoPanama, yvavoie, Duberney Osorio, EddievB, Jasanche, KasparsLV, cjenial, MikeF, fredzak

Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×20)
Country: United States
Languages : English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×20)
Country: United States
Languages : English Russian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×274)
Country: Spain
Languages : French English Spanish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×61)
Country: Denmark
Languages : English Danish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×22)
Country: United States
Languages : English Hebrew
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×13)
Country: United States
Languages : English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×143)
Country: Italy
Languages : English French Italian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×52)
Country: Italy
Languages : English Italian
Feedback: none
Country: Argentina
Languages : English Spanish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×455)
Country: Estonia
Languages : English Estonian Finnish Russian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×226)
Country: France
Languages : French English Spanish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×242)
Country: France
Languages : French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×35)
Country: Argentina
Languages : English Spanish French Portuguese
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×36)
Country: Belgium
Languages : English Dutch
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×120)
Country: Germany
Languages : English German
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×114)
Country: Israel
Languages : English Hebrew Hungarian
Feedback: none
Country: Brazil
Languages : English Spanish French Portuguese
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×37)
Country: United States
Languages : English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×18)
Country: Lithuania
Languages : English German Russian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×408)
Country: Canada
Languages : English Chinese
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×597)
Country: Croatia
Languages : English German Croatian Serbian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×143)
Country: Netherlands
Languages : English German Dutch
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×13)
Country: Argentina
Languages : English Spanish
Feedback: none
Country: United States
Languages : English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×40)
Country: Italy
Languages : English Italian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×59)
Country: Canada
Languages : English Russian
Feedback: none
Country: Panama
Languages : English Spanish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×61)
Country: Canada
Languages : French English Spanish Portuguese
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×1)
Country: Colombia
Languages : English Spanish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×72)
Country: Netherlands
Languages : English German Spanish French Dutch
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×20)
Country: United States
Languages : English Spanish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×432)
Country: Latvia
Languages : English Latvian Russian Slovak
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×161)
Country: France
Languages : French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×19)
Country: France
Languages : French English Italian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×12)
Country: France
Languages : French English

» See details for each year/mintmark

Numista Rarity index: 6 Search tips
This index is based on the data of Numista members collections. It ranges from 0 to 100, 0 meaning a very common coin and 100 meaning a rare coin among Numista members.

» Buy coins from Panama

Contribute to the catalog

Modify or add information about this coin
Match coins from past online sales
1/10 Balboa