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2 Centavos

2 Centavos -  obverse2 Centavos -  reverse

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Features

Country Peru
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1864-1879
Value 2 Centavos (0.02 PEH)
Currency Sol (1863-1985)
Composition (copper or bronze)
Weight 9.1 g
Diameter 24 mm
Thickness 2.25 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized Yes
References KM# 188.1a
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)

Obverse

Radiant flower design, date above

Lettering:
1878
REPUBLICA PERUANA

Reverse

Cornucopia (Horn of Plenty) overflowing with flowers, fruit, and corn on either side of Value

Lettering:
DOS
CENTAVOS

Edge

Smooth

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1864  11%
1876  1.67 2.99 32%
1877  18%
1878  2.17 54%
1879  13%

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