1 Peso

Features

Country Puerto Rico
King Alfonso XIII (1886-1898)
Type Standard circulation coin
Year 1895
Value 1 Peso (1)
Currency Peso (1890-1900)
Composition Silver (.900)
Weight 25 g
Diameter 37 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized 04-12-1900
Number N# 17449
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References KM# 24
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 4 more volumes.

Obverse

Lettering:
ALFONSO XIII P.L.G.D.D.REY C.DE ESPAÑA
* 1895 *

Engraver: Bartolomé Maura Montaner

Bartolomé Maura y Montaner (October 1844, Palma de Mallorca - 18 November 1926, Madrid) was a Spanish engraver and painter. He was commander of the Order of Isabel la Católica, artistic director of the Fábrica Nacional de Moneda y Timbre and chief engraver of the Bank of Spain.

Reverse

Lettering:
ISLA DE PUERTO RICO
PLUS ULTRA
P·G· 1 PESO = 5 P.TAS ·V·

Engraver: Bartolomé Maura Montaner

Bartolomé Maura y Montaner (October 1844, Palma de Mallorca - 18 November 1926, Madrid) was a Spanish engraver and painter. He was commander of the Order of Isabel la Católica, artistic director of the Fábrica Nacional de Moneda y Timbre and chief engraver of the Bank of Spain.

Edge

Imprinted with 27 fleur-de-lis

1 Peso -  obverse

Mint

Royal Mint of Spain (Real Casa de la Moneda), Madrid, Spain (1591-date)

Comments

The coins of 1895/1896 were minted at the Casa de Mondea de Madrid  (Spain) under Alfonso XIII (Alfonso León Fernando María Jaime Isidro Pascual Antonio de Borbón y Habsburgo-Lorena).

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC
1895 PGV 8 500 021 204.53

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