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5 Santimi

5 Santimi -  obverse5 Santimi -  reverse

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Features

Country Latvia
Period Republic (1991-date)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1992-2009
Value 5 Santimi (0.05 LVL)
Currency New lats (1993-2013)
Composition Nickel brass
Weight 2.5 g
Diameter 18.5 mm
Thickness 1.3 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized 01-14-2014
References KM# 16,
  • 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.
Schön# 14
  • Gerhard Schön; 2020. Weltmünzkatalog 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (47. Auflage). Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany. ISBN 9783866461840.
  • Helmut Kahnt, Günter Schön; 2016. Weltmünzkatalog 19. Jahrhundert: 1801-1900 (17. Auflage). Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany. ISBN 9783866461185.
  • Gerhard Schön, Sebastian Krämer; 2017. Weltmünzkatalog 21. Jahrhundert: 2001-2016 (3. Auflage). Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany. ISBN 9783866461383.

Obverse

The small coat of arms of the Republic of Latvia, encircled by the inscription LATVIJAS REPUBLIKA 1992

Lettering:
LATVIJAS REPUBLIKA
· 1992 ·

Translation:
REPUBLIC OF LATVIA
· 1992 ·

Engravers: Gunars Lusis (graphic design), Janis Strupulis (plaster model)

Reverse

The numeral 5 is centered on the coin. The inscription SANTĪMI, arranged in a semicircle, is beneath the numeral 5. Above the numeral, five arcs join two diamond-shaped suns which are located on either side of the numeral 5.

Lettering:
5
SANTĪMI

Engravers: Gunars Lusis (graphic design), Janis Strupulis (plaster model)

Edge

Smooth

Comments

Difference between the 1992 and 2009 versions (1992 down).

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1992  30,000,000 0.30 0.33 0.36 0.42 0.95 74% Struck by "Bayerisches Hauptmünzamt" (Germany)
2006  8,000,000 0.20 0.36 21% Struck by "British Royal Mint" (United Kingdom)
2007  15,000,000 0.15 0.12 0.27 0.43 0.78 29% Struck by "Münze Österreich" (Austria)
2009  10,000,000 0.20 0.24 0.47 0.60 21% Struck by "Staatliche Münzen Baden-Württemberg" (Germany)

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