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5 Pesos Centenary of the Foundation of Comodoro Rivadavia

5 Pesos (Centenary of the Foundation of Comodoro Rivadavia) -  obverse5 Pesos (Centenary of the Foundation of Comodoro Rivadavia) -  reverse

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Features

Country Argentina
Type Non-circulating coin
Year 2001
Value 5 pesos
5 ARS = 0.07 USD
Currency Peso convertible (1992-date)
Composition Gold (.900) (Au 90 Cu 10)
Weight 8.064 g
Diameter 22 mm
Thickness 1.5 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
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Commemorative issue

Centenary of the Foundation of Comodoro Rivadavia

Obverse

In the central field it presents the shield of the Municipality of Comodoro Rivadavia. In the lower arch you read "2001" and in the upper arch "REPUBLICA ARGENTINA".

Lettering: REPUBLICA ARGENTINA 2001

Reverse

The oil field is represented in the central field, and below the face value "5 pesos". In the upper arch, it reads "1901 * Centenario de Comodoro Rivadavia * 2001". In the lower arch, the legend "Movidos por el desafío".

Lettering:
5 PESOS
1901 * Centenario de Comodoro Rivadavia * 2001 Movidos por el desafío

Edge

Reeded

Mint

Casa de Moneda de la República Argentina, Buenos Aires, Argentina (1875-date)

Comments

The design was done by a team of professionals from that city, made up of graduates Silvia Brun, Laura de la Torre and visual designers Verónica Godoy, Gerardo Hayes, Liliana Madueño, Verónica Quercia and Javier Rubina, who considered "EL PETROLEO, EL WIND, THE SEA AND THE EARTH ", as" ENERGY ", common denominator and characteristic resource of the place, that amalgamates different cultures, coming from different parts of the world and even from different parts of the country. They represented the breadth of the landscape and growth as an idea of progress.
These pieces were minted in the Sociedad de la Estado de Moneda in Argentina and the note and coin recorders Ms. Monica P. Galera and Mr. Juan D. Castillo participated.

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC
2001  750 Proof

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