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100 Colones

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Features

Country Costa Rica
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 2006-2017
Value 100 Colones
100 CRC = 0.17 USD
Currency Colón (1896-date)
Composition Brass plated steel
Weight 9.0 g
Diameter 29.5 mm
Thickness 1.96 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
References KM# 240a,
  • 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# 92b
  • 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

The arms of Costa Rica (seven stars representing the seven provinces, three smoking volcanoes for the three mountain ranges, two ships symbolizing the country's geographical situation between the Atlantic and Pacific ocean and sunrise on the left) and the date below

Lettering:
REPUBLICA DE COSTA RICA
AMERICA CENTRAL
REPUBLICA DE COSTA RICA
· 2014 ·

Translation:
Republic of Costa Rica
Central America
Republic of Costa Rica
2014

Reverse

The value above coffee branches and initials of the "Banco Central de Costa Rica" and the value in Braille

Lettering:
100
COLONES
⠁⠚⠚
B.C.C.R

Translation:
100
Colones
100 Colones
Central Bank of Costa Rica (Banco Central de Costa Rica)

Edge

Reeded

100 Colones -  obverse

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Comments

Comparisons of the 2007 and 2014 versions showing a slightly modified coat of arms (the 2007 version with more sun rays and a smaller island behind the mountains); different numeric and text styles.

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
2006  14,000,000 0.75 0.77 28%
2007  108,000,000 0.38 0.62 0.59 0.69 1.18 1.12 83%
2014  40,000,000 0.78 0.84 15%
2017  40,000,000 19.68 1.2%

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