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5 Centavos

5 Centavos -  obverse5 Centavos -  reverse

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Features

Country El Salvador
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1939-1974
Value 5 Centavos (0.05 SVC)
Currency Colón (1919-2001)
Composition Copper-nickel
Weight 5 g
Diameter 23 mm
Thickness 1.5 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized 01-01-2001
References KM# 134,
  • Schmidt, Tracy L. (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248979.
  • Michael, Thomas & Tracy L. Schmidt; 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1601-1700 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248573.
  • Michael, Thomas (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440247064.
  • Schmidt, Tracy L. (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900 (9th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248955.
  • Schmidt, Tracy L. (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000 (47th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248962.
Schön# 21
  • Gerhard Schön; 2020. Weltmünzkatalog 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (47. Auflage). Battenberg, Regenstauf, Germany. ISBN 9783866461840.
  • Kahnt, Helmut & Günter Schön; 2016. Weltmünzkatalog 19. Jahrhundert: 1801-1900 (17. Auflage). Battenberg. ISBN 9783866461185.
  • Schön, Gerhard & Sebastian Krämer; 2017. Weltmünzkatalog 21. Jahrhundert: 2001-2016 (3. Auflage). Battenberg. ISBN 9783866461383.

Obverse

Head of Francisco Morazan left, and the country name surrounding above around the rim and the date below

Lettering:
REPUBLICA DE EL SALVADOR
1972

Translation:
Republic of El Salvador
1967

Reverse

Denomination within wreath

Lettering:
5
CENTAVOS

Translation:
5
Centavos

Edge

Smooth

Mints

1939 United States Mint, Philadelphia, United States (1792-date)
1940 United States Mint, San Francisco, United States (1854-date)
1956 Sherritt Mint, Fort Saskatchewan, Canada (1927-date)

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1939  1.3% Philadelphia Mint
1940  800,000 4% Philadelphia Mint
1944  5,000,000 9.85 5% San Francisco Mint
1951  2,000,000 7% San Francisco Mint
1956  8,000,000 0.35 22% Philadelphia Mint
1959  6,000,000 0.22 0.22 0.71 22% Philadelphia Mint
1963  10,000,000 0.11 0.68 0.68 28% Philadelphia Mint
1966  6,000,000 0.23 1.30 16% San Francisco Mint
1967  10,000,000 0.61 0.68 22% San Francisco Mint
1972  10,000,000 0.44 0.43 0.43 0.69 24% San Francisco Mint
1974  10,002,000 0.70 0.70 17% Sherrit Mint
1974  2,000 0.8% Sherrit Mint; Proof

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