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20 Centavos

20 Centavos -  obverse20 Centavos -  reverse

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Features

Country Argentina
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1881-1883
Value 20 Centavos (0.2 ARM)
Currency Peso moneda nacional (1881-1969)
Composition Silver (.900)
Weight 5 g
Diameter 23.3 mm
Thickness 1.5 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized 01-01-1896
References KM# 27,
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)
CJ# 18 to 20
La Moneda Circulante En El Territorio Argentino
by Hector Carlos Janson
(Chulca Impresora)

Obverse

Arms of Argentina, year and lettering.

Lettering:
REPÚBLICA ARGENTINA
* 1883 *

Engraver: Eugène-André Oudiné

Eugène André Oudiné, French sculptor and engraver of medals, was born in Paris on 1 January 1810, and devoted himself from the beginning to the medallist's branch of sculpture, although he also excelled in monumental sculpture and portrait busts.

Reverse

Freedom head Oudine, wearing a Phrygian cap to the left, value and lettering.

Lettering:
LIBERTAD
* 20 CENTos * 9 Dos FINO

Engraver: Eugène-André Oudiné

Eugène André Oudiné, French sculptor and engraver of medals, was born in Paris on 1 January 1810, and devoted himself from the beginning to the medallist's branch of sculpture, although he also excelled in monumental sculpture and portrait busts.

Edge

Reeded

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1881  2,018 4% Very Rare
1882  762,000 14.98 21.31 60% Rare
1883  1,511,000 8.65 19.18 62%
1883  5% version with inverted "2"

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