5 Centavos smaller head; smooth edge

5 Centavos (smaller head; smooth edge) -  obverse5 Centavos (smaller head; smooth edge) -  reverse

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Features

Country Argentina
Period Federal Republic (1861-date)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1954-1956
Value 5 Centavos (0.05 ARM)
Currency Peso moneda nacional (1881-1969)
Composition Copper-nickel clad steel
Weight 2 g
Diameter 17.2 mm
Thickness 1.3 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized 01-01-1970
References KM# 50,
  • 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# 49a.2
  • 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

Value, a legend in a circle around

Lettering:
REPUBLICA ARGENTINA
5 CENTAVOS
.1956.

Translation:
Republic of Argentina
5 Centavos
1956

Reverse

Portrait of José de San Martín to the right

Lettering: JOSE DE SAN MARTIN

Engraver: Mario Baiardi

Edge

Smooth

Mint

Buenos Aires, Argentina (1875-date)

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1954  50,640,000 0.44 0.48 0.48 50%
1955  42,200,000 0.36 0.36 0.35 0.54 47%
1956  36,870,000 0.20 0.24 0.45 0.32 0.95 49%

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