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1952 Cuban Silver 20 Centavos (50th years of the Republic)

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Reverse
Item Notes
General
Type:  Cuban Silver 20 Centavos (50th years of the Republic) 
Origin:  Cuba  Cat. Num.:  KM# 24 
Era / Ruler:  First Republic  Face Value:  20 Centavos 
Issued from:  1952  Issued until:  1952 
Alignment:    Desgr. / Engr.:   
Subject:  50th years of the Republic 
Obverse:  Two dates left of flag, tower at right, denomination below 
Reverse:  Star above tree, spoked wheel below 
Issue
Year: 1952
Mint:
Mintage: 8,700,000
Scarcity:
20/100
 
Valuation:
20/100
 
Notes:
Grades & Prices available: ?
-> (VF) Sold
-> (AU) Sold
 
Specifications
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight(g): 5.0000g
Weight(Oz): 0.16 Oz
Net Content: 0.14 Oz (4.50g)
Bullion Value: $2.21
Diameter: 23.00mm
Thickness:
Description

Before 1857, Spanish and Spanish colonial reales circulated in Cuba. From 1857, banknotes were issued specifically for use on Cuba. These were denominated in pesos, with 1 peso = 8 reales. From 1869, notes were also issued denominated in centavos, with 100 centavos = 1 peso. In 1881, the peso was pegged to the U.S. dollar at par. The currency continued to be issued only in paper form until 1915, when the first coins were issued.

In 1915, cupro-nickel 1, 2 and 5 centavos, silver 10, 20 and 40 centavos and 1 peso, and gold 1, 2, 4, 10 and 20 peso coins were introduced. These coins were designed by Charles E. Barber, who also designed the Barber dimes, quarters, half dollars for the US. The coins were minted at the US mint at Philadelphia.

Value Range ?
Year Mintage G F VF EF AU UNC BU PROOF
1952 8,700,000 $2.50 $4.50 $8.00 $14.50 $26
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