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1 Peso 50th Anniversary of the UN

1 Peso (50th Anniversary of the UN) -  obverse 1 Peso (50th Anniversary of the UN) -  reverse

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Features

Country Argentina
Type Non-circulating coin
Year 1995
Value 1 peso
ARS = 0.018 USD
Composition Silver (.900)
Weight 25 g
Diameter 37 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
References KM# 126, CJ# 6.2.5
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)
La Moneda Circulante En El Territorio Argentino
by Hector Carlos Janson
(Chulca Impresora)

Commemorative issue

50th Anniversary of the UN

Obverse

The Argentine National Coat of Arms is seen, on which a dove, a universal symbol of peace, flies.

Lettering:
.REPÚBLICA ARGENTINA.
EN UNIÓN Y EN LIBERTAD

Engraver: Carlos P. Rodríguez Dufour

Reverse

It shows the emblem of the 50th Anniversary of the O.N.U. And the legend "ARGENTINA FOR PEACE IN THE WORLD", surrounding it.

Lettering:
ARGENTINA POR LA PAZ EN EL MUNDO
50
$1
1945-1995

Engraver: Carlos P. Rodríguez Dufour

Edge

Reeded.

Comments

Fifty years after the creation of the United Nations Organization, which took place in 1945, that institution developed a Coin Program to commemorate such an important event, which consisted of two collections. One of gold, in which participated seven countries (Argentina, Belgium, Belarus, China, France, Russia and United Kingdom). A silver consisting of thirty-six countries (Afghanistan, Armenia, Bahrain, Barbados, Belgium, Belarus, Benin, Bhutan, China, Cuba, Cyprus, Dominican Republic, France, Gambia, Ireland, Jamaica, Jordan, Kuwait, Latvia , Liberia, Luxembourg, Malawi, Maldives, Malta, Morocco, Namibia, Norway, Oman, Russia, Seychelles, South Africa, Spain, Ukraine, United Kingdom and Uruguay).

Although the Argentine Republic was part of both collections, the commercialization in the country was made exclusively around the national pieces. The desire of our country to achieve a world in peace, is reflected in the design made by the plastic artist Carlos P. Rodríguez Dufour, which shows the Argentine National Coat of Arms, on which a dove, a universal symbol of peace, flies.

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
1995  500 158.16 Proof

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