1 Boliviano

Features

Issuer Bolivia
Period Republic (1825-2009)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1870-1872
Value 1 Boliviano
Currency First boliviano (1864-1963)
Composition Silver (.900)
Weight 25 g
Diameter 37 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 23868
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References KM# 155
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, United States.
And 5 more volumes.

Obverse

Coat of arms, with nine stars below

NOTE: Wide wreaths have four leaves at top while normal size wreaths have two leaves at top

Script: Latin

Lettering: REPUBLICA DE BOLIVIA

Translation: Republic of Bolivia

Reverse

Denomination within wreath, date and motto outside, along rim.

Script: Latin

Lettering:
LA UNION HACE LA FUERZA
UN BOLIVIANO
25 Gms 9 Ds FINO
E.R. 1870 .PTS.

Edge

Reeded

Mint

PTS Potosi, Bolivia (1572-1953)

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1870 ER $ 2454 11% KM#155.1 (Legend around rectangular shield, 11 stars below)
1870 PTS ER 12% KM#155.2 (Dot under "MS")
1870 PTS ER 7% KM#155.3 (Line and dot under "MS" and "S", normal wreath)
1870 PTS ER 2% KM#155.3 (Line and dot under "MS" and "S", normal wreath) Proof
1870 PTS ER 6% KM#155.4 (9 stars at bottom)
1871 PTS EF 7% KM#155.4 (9 stars at bottom)
1871 PTS ER 18% KM#155.3 (Line and dot under "MS" and "S", normal wreath) overdate variety exists
1871 PTS ER 8% KM#155.4 (9 stars at bottom)
1871 PTS FP 10% KM#155.3 (Line and dot under "MS" and "S", normal wreath)
1871 PTS FP 6% KM#155.4 (9 stars at bottom)
1872 PTS FE $ 150 48% KM#155.4 (9 stars at bottom)
1872 PTS FR 6% KM#155.4 (9 stars at bottom; error "REPUB(L/B)ICA"

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 an indication only; they are not intended to be relied upon for buying, selling or exchanging. Numista does not buy or sell coins or banknotes.

Frequencies show the percentage of Numista users who own each year or variety among all the users who own this coin. Since some users own several versions, the sum may be greater than 100%.

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Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×66)
Country: Argentina
Languages: English Spanish
Numista Rarity index: 54 Search tips
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Bullion value: USD 13.65 Search tips
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Past sales

Pictures Sale Date Version Grade Price
Picture 1 of a sold 1 BolivianoPicture 1 of a sold 1 BolivianoPicture 1 of a sold 1 BolivianoPicture 1 of a sold 1 Boliviano
Heritage Auctions
2021 October 28 - 29 World & Ancient Coins Signature® Auction 3093
Lot 30023
Internet Archive
Oct 28, 2021 1870 ER – KM#155.1 (Legend around rectangular shield, 11 stars below) UNC
(NGC MS66)
USD 2880.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 1 BolivianoPicture 1 of a sold 1 BolivianoPicture 1 of a sold 1 BolivianoPicture 1 of a sold 1 Boliviano
Heritage Auctions
2021 August 19 - 20 ANA WFOM World & Ancient Coins Platinum Night Signature Auction 3094
Lot 30023
Internet Archive
Aug 19, 2021 1870 ER – KM#155.1 (Legend around rectangular shield, 11 stars below) UNC
(NGC MS66)
USD 2880.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 1 BolivianoPicture 1 of a sold 1 BolivianoPicture 1 of a sold 1 BolivianoPicture 1 of a sold 1 Boliviano
Heritage Auctions
Wednesday & Thursday World & Ancient Coins Select Auction 232147
Lot 64389
Internet Archive
Nov 18, 2021 Undetermined UNC
(PCGS MS64)
USD 384.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 1 BolivianoPicture 1 of a sold 1 Boliviano
Heritage Auctions
Wednesday & Thursday World & Ancient Coins Weekly Online Auction 232037
Lot 62283
Internet Archive
Sep 9, 2020 Undetermined UNC
(NGC MS62)
USD 288.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 1 BolivianoPicture 1 of a sold 1 Boliviano
Heritage Auctions
Wednesday & Thursday World & Ancient Coins Select Auction 232227
Lot 61374
Internet Archive
Jun 30, 2022 Undetermined USD 53.00
(incl. buyer's premium)

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