1 Peso

1 Peso -  obverse1 Peso -  reverse

© nalaberong

Features

Country Cuba
Period Second Republic (1959-date)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1994-2018
Value 1 Peso (1 CUC)
Currency Convertible peso (1994-2020)
Composition Nickel plated steel
Weight 8.5 g
Diameter 27 mm
Thickness 2 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized 01-01-2021
References KM# 579
  • 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

Cuban coat of arms, date below, circular legends: name of the country above, and face value in words below; with 8-sided ring on edge.

Lettering:
REPUBLICA DE CUBA
2007
un peso

Translation:
REPUBLIC OF CUBA
2007
one peso

Engraver: Charles Edward Barber

Charles Edward Barber was the sixth Chief Engraver of the United States Mint from 1879 until his death in 1917. Although Barber's coins were met with mixed reviews, he had a long and fruitful career in coinage, designing most of the coins used at the mint during his time as Chief Engraver.

Reverse

View of Guamá ville, face value as numerals $1 (one Peso) on upper left, name of the place on center.

Lettering:
1$
GUAMÁ

Translation:
$1
GUAMÁ

Edge

Reeded

Comments

Guamá was a Cuban tribesman, who fought against Spanish occupation on the first half of 16th century, when taínos (name of the tribe) were slaved to work in the gold mines.

Guamá Ville is a touristic complex, placed in the Ciénaga de Zapata, situated about 150 km to southeast of Havana. Has several huts, built using the traditional materials and techniques, a great diversity of fauna and flora, declared as Biosphere Reserve on 2000, also has a Cuban crocodile breeding farm.

 

Known variations on year issues:
2000: Thin wide curved date
2007: Thin small narrow curved date
2016: Wide large straight date
2017: Large straight date

On the 10 of December 2020 the President of Cuba announced that from the 1st of January 2021 Convertible Peso is demonetized.

See also

Manage my collection

To manage your collection, please log in.


Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1994  1.20 1.91 4.09 5.98 22% KM#579.1 (Medal alignment)
1998  0.84 1.21 1.43 1.20 2.30 38% KM#579.2 (Coin alignment)
2000  1.14 1.23 3.11 2.91 23% KM#579.2 (Coin alignment) larger year with round zero
2001  0.4% KM#579.2 (Coin alignment)
2007  0.97 1.20 1.38 2.48 41% KM#579.2 (Coin alignment)
2012  1.20 1.09 0.97 2.21 19% KM#579.2 (Coin alignment) higher year with oval zero
2016  1.61 1.20 2.16 9% KM#579.2 (Coin alignment)
2017  1.09 3.11 3.95 5%
2018  2%

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 a measure, but 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%.

Get this coin

Members from this site want to exchange it: raiemantadive, Essor Prof, tudelev, gaubien, alp, somot, Dmf, MesBedes, Nest_74, Raulcoins1983, alexserg, caitycupcakes, Maurits, Alfredo Sebastián Golemba, LauLeva, alex2037, DarthVader, Roibizou, nickdage, Kuna, jrealb, yourika, fafane, Carles1981, djfat325, clacca67, Dodeja, Zaytsev Ilya, hugman_2000, sergiutm, cpkurk, boule02de, Numismater, hectorero

Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×177)
Country: France
Languages : French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×37)
Country: Belgium
Languages : English Dutch
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×78)
Country: Spain
Languages : English Spanish French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×24)
Country: Vietnam
Languages : English Vietnamese
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×24)
Country: United States
Languages : English Russian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×6)
Country: Slovenia
Languages : English Croatian Slovenian Serbian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×12)
Country: United Arab Emirates
Languages : English French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×449)
Country: France
Languages : French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×221)
Country: Ukraine
Languages : English Russian Ukrainian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×114)
Country: Chile
Languages : English Spanish Portuguese
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×172)
Country: Portugal
Languages : English Portuguese
Feedback: none
Country: Canada
Languages : English French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×11)
Country: Switzerland
Languages : English Afrikaans Dutch
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×46)
Country: Argentina
Languages : English Spanish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×12)
Country: France
Languages : French English Spanish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×50)
Country: United States
Languages : English Spanish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×37)
Country: Uruguay
Languages : English Spanish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×58)
Country: France
Languages : French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×22)
Country: Canada
Languages : French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×648)
Country: Croatia
Languages : English German Croatian Serbian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×31)
Country: Spain
Languages : English Spanish French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×36)
Country: France
Languages : French English Spanish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×70)
Country: Canada
Languages : French English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×4)
Country: Spain
Languages : English Spanish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×40)
Country: Italy
Languages : English Italian
Feedback: none
Country: Italy
Languages : English
Feedback: none
Country: Canada
Languages : English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×135)
Country: Russia
Languages : English Russian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×127)
Country: Canada
Languages : French English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×56)
Country: Romania
Languages : English German Romanian
Feedback: none
Country: Poland
Languages : English Dutch Polish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×474)
Country: Germany
Languages : English German French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×45)
Country: Russia
Languages : English Russian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×15)
Country: Spain
Languages : English Spanish Portuguese

» See the details of the coins available for swap

Numista Rarity index: 6 Search tips
This index is based on the data of Numista members collections. It ranges from 0 to 100, 0 meaning a very common coin or banknote and 100 meaning a rare coin or banknote among Numista members.

» Buy coins from Cuba

Contribute to the catalog

Modify or add data on this page
Register a past auction sale