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5 Colones

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Features

Country Costa Rica
Type Standard circulation coin
Year 1993
Value 5 Colones
5.00 CRC = 0.0086 USD
Currency Colón (1896-date)
Composition Nickel plated steel
Weight 7.25 g
Diameter 25.9 mm
Thickness 1.97 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
References KM# 214.3,
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)
Schön# 78a
Weltmünzkatalog
by Gerhard Schön, Günter Schön
(Battenberg Gietl Verlag)

Obverse

Heptagonal rim
Costa Rica coat of arms. Seven stars represent the seven provinces, three extinct volcanoes for the three mountain ranges, two ships symbolizing the country's geographical situation between atlantic and pacific ocean and sunrise on the left

Lettering:
REPUBLICA DE COSTA RICA
AMERICA CENTRAL
REPUBLICA DE COSTA RICA
1993

Reverse

Heptagonal rim
Value above coffee branches, ribbon behind value and initials of the "Banco Central de Costa Rica"
Value in Braille

Lettering:
5 COLONES
B.C.C.R.

Edge

Reeded

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
1993  20,000,000 0.36 0.53

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