5 Pesos General Urquiza

5 Pesos (General Urquiza) -  obverse5 Pesos (General Urquiza) -  reverse

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Country Argentina
Period Federal Republic (1861-date)
Type Non-circulating coin
Year 2001
Value 5 pesos
5 ARS = 0.05 USD
Currency Peso convertible (1992-date)
Composition Gold (.900) (Au 90 Cu 10)
Weight 8.064 g
Diameter 22 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Number N# 49031
Numista (https://numista.com)
References KM# 133,
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 4 more volumes.
CJ# 8.7,
Héctor Carlos Janson; 2011. La moneda circulante en el territorio argentino, 1574-2010 (2nd edition). Héctor Carlos Janson, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Schön# 138,
Gerhard Schön; 2020. Weltmünzkatalog / 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (47. Auflage). Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
And 2 more volumes.
Fr# 23
Arthur L. Friedberg, Ira S. Friedberg, Robert Friedberg; 2017. Gold Coins of the World : From Ancient Times to the Present (9th edition). Coin & Currency Institute, Williston, Vermont, USA.

Commemorative issue

200th Anniversary of Birth of General Urquiza


The face of General Urquiza looking straight ahead; In horizontal line, to the left, the year of its birth "1801" and to the right, the one of the commemoration "2001". In the lower arch read "Gral. JUSTO JOSE de URQUIZA" and in the upper arch "REPUBLICA ARGENTINA".

1901 2001


It illustrates a sector of the Estancia San José, to the right shows the face value "5" and the word "PESOS" below and, around, the year of minting "2001" as opposed to "1851", year that recalls the pronouncement of Urquiza. In inverted form it reads "SAN JOSE". The axis of rotation of the coin is vertical.

1851 SAN JOSE 2001


San José palace in Entre Ríos, Argentina.

Lettering: SAN JOSE 1851 2001 1 PESO


Buenos Aires, Argentina (1875-date)

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC
2001  1 000 Proof

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