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50 Centavos

Features

Country Colombia
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1916-1934
Value 50 Centavos (0.5 COP)
Currency Peso decimalized (1847-date)
Composition Silver (.900)
Weight 12.5 g
Diameter 30 mm
Thickness 2.2 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized Yes
References KM# 274
  • 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.

Obverse

The portrait of Simon Bolivar with a rounder head facing right, the country name above and date below.

Lettering:
REPUBLICA DE COLOMBIA
1922

Translation:
Republic of Colombia
1922

Reverse

Condor with spread wings above flagged arms, surrounded by value, weight and fineness.

Lettering:
CINCUENTA CENTAVOS
G. 12.500. LEY 0.900

Edge

Reeded

Mints

United States Mint, Philadelphia, United States (1792-date)
United States Mint, San Francisco, United States (1854-date)

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1916  1,300,000 32.78 20% Philadelphia Mint
1917  142,000 3% Philadelphia Mint
1921  1,000,000 13% Philadelphia Mint
1922  3,000,000 12.52 8.62 17.92 15.28 31.59 26% Philadelphia Mint
1934  10,000,000 15.46 10.96 28.67 51.51 66% San Fransico Mint

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