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2 Colones

2 Colones -  obverse2 Colones -  reverse

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Features

Country Costa Rica
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1982-1984
Value 2 Colones (2 CRC)
Currency Colón (1896-date)
Composition Stainless steel
Weight 4.25 g
Diameter 23.1 mm
Thickness 1.5 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized Yes
References KM# 211,
  • 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.
Schön# 77
  • Gerhard Schön; 2020. Weltmünzkatalog 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (47. Auflage). Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany. ISBN 9783866461840.
  • Helmut Kahnt, Günter Schön; 2016. Weltmünzkatalog 19. Jahrhundert: 1801-1900 (17. Auflage). Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany. ISBN 9783866461185.
  • Gerhard Schön, Sebastian Krämer; 2017. Weltmünzkatalog 21. Jahrhundert: 2001-2016 (3. Auflage). Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany. ISBN 9783866461383.

Obverse

The arms of Costa Rica (seven stars representing the seven provinces, three extinct volcanoes for the three mountain ranges, two ships symbolizing the country's geographical situation between the Atlantic and Pacific ocean and sunrise on the left) along with the country name above around the rim and the date at the bottom

Lettering:
REPUBLICA DE COSTA RICA
AMERICA CENTRAL
REPUBLICA DE COSTA RICA
· 1983 ·

Translation:
Republic of Costa Rica
Central America
Republic of Costa Rica
1983

Reverse

The value within a laurel wreath and initials of the "Banco Central de Costa Rica".

Lettering:
AMERICA CENTRAL
2
COLONES
B.C.C.R.

Translation:
Central America
2
Colones
Central Bank of Costa Rica (Banco Central de Costa Rica)

Edge

Smooth

2 Colones -  obverse

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1982  12,000,000 0.35 0.74 0.66 1.03 42% KM#211.1, large ships
1983  24,000,000 0.27 0.39 0.80 36% KM#211.1, large ships
1984  72,000,000 0.11 0.35 0.41 0.78 64% KM#211.2, small ships

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