20 Centavos

20 Centavos -  obverse20 Centavos -  reverse

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Country Chile
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1899-1907
Value Veinte Centavos (0.20)
Currency Old peso (1835-1980)
Composition Silver (.500)
Weight 4 g
Diameter 21.5 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized Yes
References KM# 151.2
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)


Defiant Condor on rock left, 0.5 below condor
Note: varieties with 0.5 or 0.5. exist.

O. Roty

Engraver: Louis-Oscar Roty

Louis Oscar Roty is a French sculptor and medalist, born in Paris on June 11, 1846, and died in the same city on March 23, 1911.


Denomination above date within wreath.
At the base there are a hammer and sickle.




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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1899 So 4,343,000 35% overdate varieties exist
1899 So 3% Sideways "9"
1900 So 334,000 1.7% overdate varieties exist
1906 So 866,000 10% overdate varieties exist
1907 So 12% 0.5
1907 So 7,625,000 1.91 62% 0.5. overdate varieties exist

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