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5 Centésimos

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Features

Country Panama
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1961-1993
Value 5 Centésimos
0.05 PAB = 0.05 USD
Currency Balboa (1904-date)
Composition Copper-nickel
Weight 5 g
Diameter 21.21 mm
Thickness 1.95 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
References KM# 23,
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)
Schön# 23
Weltmünzkatalog
by Gerhard Schön, Günter Schön
(Battenberg Gietl Verlag)

Obverse

Value in numeric in the centre, in letters around, 9 stars below.

Lettering:
CINCO CENTÉSIMOS DE BALBOA
5
*********

Reverse

Coat of Arms with 9 stars above. Name of the country around and date below.

Lettering:
REPÚBLICA DE PANAMÁ
*********
1971

Edge

Smooth

Comments

The 9 stars represent the 9 provinces of Panamá at that date (today 10).
1961 minted in Mexico has different police for the lettering and the value than 1962-66 minted in the Royal Mint and later dates:

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
1961  1,000,000 1.10 KM#23.1 (raised stars) - Minted in Mexico
1962  2,625,000 0.67 1.05 KM#23.2 (flat stars) - Royal Mint
1962  25 KM#23.2 (flat stars) Proof - Royal Mint
1966  4,900,000 0.42 0.39 KM#23.2 (flat stars) - Royal Mint
1966  13,000 KM#23.2 (flat stars) Proof - Royal Mint
1967  2,600,000 0.97 KM#23.2 (flat stars) - US Mint
1967  20,000 KM#23.2 (flat stars) Proof - US Mint
1968  6,000,000 0.45 0.69 0.69 1.97 KM#23.2 (flat stars) - US Mint
1968  23,000 KM#23.2 (flat stars) Proof - US Mint
1969  14,000 KM#23.2 (flat stars) Proof - US Mint
1970  5,000,000 0.34 KM#23.2 (flat stars) - US Mint
1970  9,528 KM#23.2 (flat stars) Proof - US Mint
1971  11,000 4.92 KM#23.2 (flat stars) Proof only - US Mint
1972  13,000 KM#23.2 (flat stars) Proof only - US Mint
1973  5,000,000 0.44 KM#23.2 (flat stars) - US Mint
1973  17,000 KM#23.2 (flat stars) Proof - US Mint
1974  19,000 KM#23.2 (flat stars) Proof only - US Mint
1975  5,000,000 0.50 1.03 KM#23.2 (flat stars) - US Mint
1982  8,000,000 0.44 0.50 KM#23.2 (flat stars) - US Mint
1983  7,500,000 0.40 KM#23.2 (flat stars) - US Mint
1993  6,000,000 0.46 KM#23.2 (flat stars) - US Mint
1993  KM#23.2 (flat stars) Proof, not authorized - Royal Canadian Mint

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.

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