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Viceroyalty of Peru (1542-1824)

Escudo=16 reales

Charles IV king of Spain (1788-1808)

coin Peru 2 reales 1801
2 reales 1801 (1791-1808)
1791, 1792, 1793, 1794, 1795, 1796, 1797, 1798, 1799, 1800, 1801, 1802, 1803, 1804, 1805, 1806, 1807, 1808
silver
HISPAN ET IND REX LIMAE 2 R I J / Crowned arms, pillars
CAROLUS IIII DEI GRATIA / 1801 / Armored laureate bust right
Coin value - $40-60

 

 

Ferdinand VII king of Spain (1808-1824)

coin Peru 8 reales 1814
8 reales 1814 (1811-1824)
1811, 1812, 1813, 1814, 1815, 1816, 1817, 1818, 1819, 1820, 1821, 1823, 1824
silver
HISPAN ET IND REX LIMAE 8 R J P / Crowned arms, pillars
FERDIN VII DEI GRATIA / 1814 / Draped laureate bust right
Coin value - $80-100

 

 

coin Peru 1 real 1818
1 real 1818 (1811-1823)
1811, 1812, 1813, 1814, 1815, 1816, 1817, 1818, 1819, 1820, 1821, 1823
silver
HISPAN ET IND REX LIMAE 1 R J P / Crowned arms, pillars
FERDIN VII DEI GRATIA / 1818 / Draped laureate bust right
Coin value - $40-60

 

 

Republic of Peru (since 1824)

Peruvian Escudo=2 pesos; Peso=8 reales (1826-1858)

coin Peru 4 reales 1835
4 reales 1835 (1835-1836)
silver
REPUB PERUANA CUZ 4R 1835 / Wreath above arms within sprigs
FIRME Y FELIZ POR LA UNION / Standing Liberty
Coin value - $40-50

 

 

coin Peru 2reales 1826
2 reales 1826 (1825-1840)
1825, 1826, 1827, 1828, 1829, 1830, 1831, 1832, 1833, 1834, 1835, 1836, 1839, 1840
silver
REPUB PERUANA LIMA 2R I M / 1826 / Wreath above arms within sprigs
FIRME Y FELIZ POR LA UNION / Standing Liberty
Coin value - $30-40

 

 

coin Peru 1/2 real 1845
1/2 real 1845 (1840-1858)
1840, 1841, 1842, 1943, 1845, 1846, 1847, 1849, 1850, 1851, 1852, 1853, 1854, 1855, 1856, 1858
silver
REP PERUANA LIMA 10D 20G / 1845 / Wreath above arms within sprigs
FIRME Y FELIZ POR LA UNION / Standing Liberty
Coin value - $30-40

 

 

Transition to decimal system
Peruvian Libra=10 soles; Sol=10 dineros; Dinero=10 centavos (1858-1863)

 

coin Peru 1/2 real 1858
1/2 real 1858
silver
REPUB.PERUANA LIMA 9 D FINO M.B. / 1858 / Wreath above arms within sprigs
FIRME Y FELIZ POR LA UNION / Standing Liberty
Coin value - $80-100

 

coin Peru 1/2 real 1860
1/2 real 1860 (1859-1861)
1859, 1860, 1861
silver
FIRME Y FELIZ POR LA UNION / M.R. / Seated Liberty
REPUB PERUANA LIMA 9 D FINO V B 1860 / Wreath above arms within sprigs
Coin value - $20-25

 

 

Decimal system
Peruvian Libra=10 soles; Sol=10 dineros; Dinero=10 centavos (1863-1892)

coin Peru 1 sol 1867
1 sol 1867 (1864-1892)
1864, 1865, 1866, 1867, 1868, 1869, 1870, 1871, 1872, 1873, 1874, 1875, 1876, 1879, 1880, 1881, 1882, 1883, 1884, 1885, 1886, 1887, 1888, 1889, 1890, 1891, 1892
silver
FIRME Y FELIZ POR LA UNION / UN SOL / Seated Liberty
REPUBLICA PERUANA LIMA 9 DECIMOS FINO Y B 1865 / Wreath above arms within sprigs
Coin value - $40-50

 

 

coin Peru 1/2 sol 1865
1/2 sol 1865 (1864-1865)
silver
FIRME Y FELIZ POR LA UNION / 1/2 SOL / Seated Liberty
REPUBLICA PERUANA LIMA 9 DEC s FINO Y B 1865 / Wreath above arms within sprigs
Coin value - $30-40

 

 

coin Peru 1/5 sol 1875
1/5 sol 1875 (1863-1875)
1863, 1864, 1865, 1866, 1867, 1869, 1874, 1875
silver
FIRME Y FELIZ POR LA UNION / 5 o DE SOL / Seated Liberty
REPUB. PERUANA LIMA 9 D FINO Y J 1875 / Wreath above arms within sprigs
Coin value - $20-25

 

 

coin Peru 1 dinero 1875
1 dinero 1875 (1864-1877)
1864, 1865, 1866, 1867, 1870, 1872, 1874, 1875, 1877
silver
FIRME Y FELIZ POR LA UNION / UN DINERO / Seated Liberty
REPUB PERUANA LIMA 9 D FINO Y J 1875 / Wreath above arms within sprigs
Coin value - $15-20

 

 

coin Peru 1/2 dinero 1863
1/2 dinero 1863 (1863-1864)
silver
FIRME Y FELIZ POR LA UNION / 1/2 DINo / Seated Liberty
REPUB PERUANA LIMA 9 D FINO Y B 1863 / Wreath above arms within sprigs
Coin value - $8-12

 

 

coin Peru 2 centavos 1863
2 centavos 1863 (1863-1864)
copper-nickel
DOS CENTAVOS / Wreath
REPUBLICA PERUANA 1863 / Radiant flower design
Coin value - $7-10

 

coin Peru 2 centavos 1876
2 centavos 1876 (1864-1879)
1864, 1876, 1877, 1878, 1879
bronze
DOS CENTAVOS / Wreath
REPUBLICA PERUANA 1876 / Radiant flower design
Coin value - $6-8

 

 

coin Peru 1 centavo 1864
1 centavo 1864 (1863-1864)
copper-nickel
UN CENTAVO / Wreath
REPUBLICA PERUANA 1864 / Radiant flower design
Coin value - $7-10

 

coin Peru 1 centavo 1875
1 centavo 1875 (1875-1878)
1875, 1876, 1877, 1878
bronze
UN CENTAVO / Wreath
REPUBLICA PERUANA 1875 / Radiant flower design
Coin value - $7-10

 

 

Provisional coinage (1879-1880)
Peruvian Libra=10 soles; Sol=10 dineros; Dinero=10 centavos

coin Peru 10 centavos 1879
10 centavos 1879 (1879-1880)
copper-nickel
MONEDA PROVISIONAL 10 CENTAVOS
REPUBLICA PERUANA 1879 DIEZ CENTAVOS / Sun face within flower design
Coin value - $15-20

 

coin Peru 5 centavos 1879
5 centavos 1879 (1879-1880)
copper-nickel
MONEDA PROVISIONAL 5 CENTAVOS
REPUBLICA PERUANA 1879 CINCO CENTAVOS / Sun face within flower design
Coin value - $12-15

 

 

Peseta coinage (1880-1882)

coin Peru 5 pesetas 1880
5 pesetas 1880

silver
CINCO PESETAS / REPUBLICA PERUANA LIMA 9 DECIMOS FINO B F / Wreath above arms within sprigs
PROSPERIDAD Y PODER POR LA JUSTICIA / 1880 / Head with headdress left
Coin value - $80-100

 

 

coin Peru 1 peseta 1880
1 peseta 1880

silver
UNA PESETA / REPUBLICA PERUANA LIMA 9 DEC. FINO B.F / Wreath above arms within sprigs
PROSPERIDAD Y PODER POR LA JUSTICIA / 1880 / Head with headdress left
Coin value - $30-40

 

 

See also - Peruvian commemorative coins

Reform 1893
Peruvian Sol=10 dineros; Dinero=10 centavos (1893-1983)

 

coin Peru 500 soles 1985
500 soles 1985
brass
BANCO CENTRAL DE RESERVA DEL PERU / 500 SOLES DE ORO 1985
GRAN ADMIRANTE MIGUEL GRAU / Head 1/4 right
Coin value - $6-10

 

 

coin Peru 200 soles 1975
200 soles 1975 (1974-1978)
1974, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978
silver
200 SOLES DE ORO / HEROES DE LA AVIACION MACIONAL CIVIL Y MILITAR / Conjoined heads left
BANCO CENTRAL DE RESERVA DEL PERU 8 DECIMOS FINO / 1975 / National arms
Coin value - $25-35

 

 

coin Peru 100 soles 1982
100 soles 1982 (1980, 1982)
copper-nickel
BANCO CENTRAL DE RESERVA DEL PERU 1982 / 100 SOLES DE ORO
National arms
Coin value - $1-2

 

 

coin Peru 50 soles 1982
50 soles 1982 (1979-1983)
1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983
brass
BANCO CENTRAL DE RESERVA DEL PERU 1982 / 50 SOLES DE ORO
National arms
Coin value - ~$1

 

coin Peru 50 soles 1985
50 soles 1985
brass
BANCO CENTRAL DE RESERVA DEL PERU / 50 SOLES DE ORO 1985
GRAN ADMIRANTE MIGUEL GRAU / Head 1/4 right
Coin value - $4-6

 

 

coin Peru 10 soles 1969
10 soles 1969
copper-nickel
10 DIEZ SOLES DE ORO / Stylized fish
BANCO CENTRAL DE RESERVA DEL PERU 1969 / National arms
Coin value - $1-2

 

coin Peru 10 soles 1974
10 soles 1974 (1972-1975)
1972, 1973, 1974, 1975
copper-nickel
TUPAK AMARU / 10 DIEZ SOLES DE ORO / Bust of Tupac Amaru
BANCO CENTRAL DE RESERVA DEL PERU 1974 / National arms
Coin value - $2-3

 

coin Peru 10 soles 1979
10 soles 1979 (1978-1983)
1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983
brass
TUPAK AMARU / 10 DIEZ SOLES DE ORO / Bust of Tupac Amaru
BANCO CENTRAL DE RESERVA DEL PERU 1979 / National arms
Coin value - $1-2

 

 

coin Peru 5 soles 1969
5 soles 1969
copper-nickel
5 CINCO SOLES DE ORO / Designed Incan cup
BANCO CENTRAL DE RESERVA DEL PERU 1969 / National arms
Coin value - $2-3

 

coin Peru 5 soles 1972
5 soles 1972 (1972-1975)
1972, 1973, 1974, 1975
copper-nickel
TUPAK AMARU / 5 CINCO SOLES DE ORO / Bust of Tupac Amaru
BANCO CENTRAL DE RESERVA DEL PERU 1972 / National arms
Coin value - $3-4

 

coin Peru 5 soles 1976
5 soles 1976 (1975-1977)
1975, 1976, 1977
copper-nickel
TUPAK AMARU / 5 CINCO SOLES DE ORO / Bust of Tupac Amaru
BANCO CENTRAL DE RESERVA DEL PERU 1976 / National arms
Coin value - $2-3

 

coin Peru 5 soles 1981
5 soles 1981 (1978-1983)
1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983
brass
5 SOLES DE ORO
BANCO CENTRAL DE RESERVA DEL PERU 1981 / National arms
Coin value - <$1

 

 

coin Peru 1 sol 1915
1 sol 1915 (1914-1915)
silver 0.900
FIRME Y FELIZ POR LA UNION / UN SOL / Seated Liberty flanked by shield and column
REPUBLICA PERUANA LIMA 5 DECIMOS FINO F.G. / 1915 / National arms
Coin value - $40-50

 

coin Peru 1 sol 1934
1 sol 1934 (1923-1935)

1923, 1924, 1925, 1926, 1930, 1931, 1933, 1934, 1935
silver 0.500
FIRME Y FELIZ POR LA UNION / UN SOL / Seated Liberty flanked by shield and column
REPUBLICA PERUANA LIMA 5 DECIMOS FINO / 1934 / National arms
Coin value - $25-30

 

coin Peru 1 sol 1948
1 sol 1948 (1943-1965)
1943, 1944, 1945, 1946, 1947, 1948, 1949, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965
brass
EL BANCO CENTRAL DE RESERVA DEL PERU 1948 / PAGARA AL PORTADOR / UN SOL DE ORO
National arms
Coin value - $2-3

 

coin Peru 1 sol 1974
1 sol 1974 (1966-1975)
1966, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1975
brass
UN SOL DE ORO / Llama
BANCO CENTRAL DE RESERVA DEL PERU 1974 / National arms
Coin value - ~$1

 

coin Peru 1 sol 1975
1 sol 1975 (1975-1976)
brass
UN SOL DE ORO
BANCO CENTRAL DE RESERVA DEL PERU 1975 / National arms
Coin value - <$1

 

coin Peru 1 sol 1981
1 sol 1981 (1978-1981)
1978, 1979, 1980, 1981
brass
UN SOL DE ORO
BANCO CENTRAL DE RESERVA DEL PERU 1981 / National arms
Coin value - <$1

 

 

coin Peru 1/2 sol 1915
1/2 sol 1915 (1907-1917)
1907, 1908, 1914, 1915, 1916, 1917
silver
FIRME Y FELIZ POR LA UNION / 1/2 SOL / Seated Liberty flanked by shield and column
REPUBLICA PERUANA LIMA 9 DECs FINO F.G. / 1915 / National arms
Coin value - $30-35

 

coin Peru 1/2 sol 1923
1/2 sol 1923 (1922-1935)
1922, 1923, 1924, 1925, 1926, 1927, 1928, 1929, 1935
silver
FIRME Y FELIZ POR LA UNION / 1/2 SOL / Seated Liberty flanked by shield and column
REPUBLICA PERUANA LIMA / 1923 / National arms
Coin value - $20-25

 

coin Peru 1/2 sol 1935
1/2 sol 1935 (1935, 1941)
brass
EL BANCO CENTRAL DE RESERVA DEL PERU 1935 / PAGARA AL PORTADOR / 1/2 SOL DE ORO
National arms, five palm leaves point to llama on shield
Coin value - $2-4

 

coin Peru 1/2 sol 1943
1/2 sol 1943 (1941-1945)
1941, 1942, 1943, 1944, 1945
brass
7.32 g.
EL BANCO CENTRAL DE RESERVA DEL PERU 1943 / PAGARA AL PORTADOR / 1/2 SOL DE ORO
National arms. three palm leaves point to llama on shield
Coin value - $2-4

 

coin Peru 1/2 sol 1954
1/2 sol 1954 (1942-1965)
1942, 1944, 1945, 1946, 1947, 1948, 1949, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965
brass
7.40 g.
EL BANCO CENTRAL DE RESERVA DEL PERU 1954 / PAGARA AL PORTADOR / 1/2 SOL DE ORO
National arms. three palm leaves point to llama on shield
Coin value - ~$1

 

coin Peru 1/2 sol 1967
1/2 sol 1967 (1966-1973)
1966, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973
brass
arms larger
1/2 SOL DE ORO / Llama
BANCO CENTRAL DE RESERVA DEL PERU 1967 / National arms
Coin value - ~$1

 

coin Peru 1/2 sol 1974
1/2 sol 1974 (1973-1975)
1973, 1974, 1975
brass
arms smaller
1/2 SOL DE ORO / Llama
BANCO CENTRAL DE RESERVA DEL PERU 1974 / National arms
Coin value - ~$1

 

coin Peru 1/2 sol 1976
1/2 sol 1976 (1975-1976)
brass
1/2 SOL DE ORO
BANCO CENTRAL DE RESERVA DEL PERU 1976 / National arms
Coin value - <$1

 

 

coin Peru 25 centavos 1967
25 centavos 1967 (1966-1973)
1966, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973
brass
3.20 g.
25 CENTAVOS / Two flowers
BANCO CENTRAL DE RESERVA DEL PERU 1967 / National arms
Coin value - $1-2

 

coin Peru 25 centavos 1975
25 centavos 1975 (1973-1975)-1975)
1973, 1974, 1975
brass
3.10 g.
25 CENTAVOS / Two flowers
BANCO CENTRAL DE RESERVA DEL PERU 1975 / National arms
Coin value - $1-2

 

 

coin Peru 1/5 sol 1913
1/5 sol 1913 (1893-1917)
1893, 1895, 1896, 1897, 1998, 1900, 1901, 1903, 1906, 1907, 1908, 1909, 1910, 1911, 1912, 1913, 1914, 1915, 1916, 1917
silver
FIRME Y FELIZ POR LA UNION / 5o DE SOL / Seated Liberty flanked by shield and column
REPUB PERUANA LIMA 9 D FINO E G 1913 / National arms
Coin value - $15-20

 

 

coin Peru 20 centavos 1921
20 centavos 1921 (1918-1926)
1918, 1919, 1920, 1921, 1926
copper-nickel
20 CENTAVOS / Sprig
REPUBLICA PERUANA / UN MIL NOVICIENTOS VEINTIUNO / Head right, the last word in the date is larger
Coin value - $4-6

 

coin Peru 20 centavos 1941
20 centavos 1941 (1940-1941)
copper-nickel
20 CENTAVOS / Sprig
REPUBLICA PERUANA / UN MIL NOVICIENTOS CUARENTIUNO / Head right, all words in the date the same size
Coin value - $4-6

 

coin Peru 20 centavos 1943
20 centavos 1943 (1942-1944)
1942, 1943, 1944
brass
20 CENTAVOS / Sprig
REPUBLICA PERUANA 1943 / Head right
Coin value - $3-5

 

coin Peru 20 centavos 1948
20 centavos 1948 (1946-1951)
1946, 1947, 1948, 1949, 1950, 1951
brass
6.83 g., 24 mm.
20 CENTAVOS / Sprig
REPUBLICA PERUANA 1948 / Head right
Coin value - $3-5

 

coin Peru 20 centavos 1965
20 centavos 1965 (1951-1965)
1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965
brass
3.80 g., 23 mm.
20 CENTAVOS / Sprig
REPUBLICA PERUANA 1965 / Head right
Coin value - $1-2

 

coin Peru 20 centavos 1975
20 centavos 1975
brass
20 CENTAVOS
BANCO CENTRAL DE RESERVA DEL PERU 1975 / National arms
Coin value - $4-6

 

 

coin Peru 1 dinero 1900
1 dinero 1900 (1893-1916)
1893, 1895, 1896, 1897, 1998, 1900, 1901, 1902, 1903, 1904, 1905, 1906, 1907, 1908, 1909, 1910, 1911, 1912, 1913, 1914, 1915, 1916
silver
FIRME Y FELIZ POR LA UNION / UN DINo / Seated Liberty flanked by shield and column
REPUB PERUANA LIMA 9 D FINO / 1900 / National arms
Coin value - $10-15

 

 

coin Peru 10 centavos 1927
10 centavos 1926 (1918-1926)
1918, 1919, 1920, 1921, 1926
copper-nickel
the last word in the date is larger
10 CENTAVOS / Sprig
REPUBLICA PERUANA / UN MIL NOVICIENTOS VEINTISEIS / Head right
Coin value - $2-3

 

coin Peru 10 centavos 1940
10 centavos 1940 (1935-1941)
1935, 1936, 1937, 1939, 1940, 1941
copper-nickel
all words in the date the same size
10 CENTAVOS / Sprig
REPUBLICA PERUANA / UN MIL NOVICIENTOS CUARENTA / Head right
Coin value - $2-3

 

coin Peru 10 centavos 1942
10 centavos 1942 (1942-1944)
1942, 1943, 1944
brass
10 CENTAVOS / Sprig
REPUBLICA PERUANA / UN MIL NOVICIENTOS CUARENTA Y DOS / Head right
Coin value - $8-12

 

coin Peru 10 centavos 1945
10 centavos 1945 (1945-1946)
brass
10 CENTAVOS / Sprig
REPUBLICA PERUANA / 1945 / Head right, legend without word break
Coin value - $7-10

 

coin Peru 10 centavos 1948
10 centavos 1948 (1947-1949)
1947, 1948, 1949
brass
3.89 g., 20 mm.
10 CENTAVOS / Sprig
REPUBLICA PERUANA 1948 / Head right, legend with word break
Coin value - $1-2

 

coin Peru 10 centavos 1950
10 centavos 1950 (1949-1951)
1949, 1950, 1951
brass
10 CENTAVOS / Sprig
REPUBLICA PERUANA 1950 / Head right, legend with medium word break
Coin value - $2-3

 

coin Peru 10 centavos 1963
10 centavos 1963 (1951-1965)
1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965
brass
2.70 g., 20 mm.
10 CENTAVOS / Sprig
REPUBLICA PERUANA 1963 / Head right
Coin value - $1-2

 

coin Peru 10 centavos 1970
10 centavos 1970 (1966-1975)
1966, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1975
brass
10 CENTAVOS / Two flowers
BANCO CENTRAL DE RESERVA DEL PERU 1972 / National arms
Coin value - ~$1

 

coin Peru 10 centavos 1975
10 centavos 1975
brass
10 CENTAVOS
BANCO CENTRAL DE RESERVA DEL PERU 1975 / National arms
Coin value - $1-2

 

 

coin Peru 1/2 dinero 1908
1/2 dinero 1908 (1893-1917)
1893, 1895, 1896, 1897, 1998, 1899, 1900, 1901, 1902, 1903, 1904, 1905, 1906, 1907, 1908, 1909, 1910, 1911, 1912, 1913, 1914, 1915, 1916, 1917
silver
FIRME Y FELIZ POR LA UNION / 1/2 DIN / Seated Liberty flanked by shield and column
REPUB PERUANA LIMA 9 D FINO Y J 1908 / National arms
Coin value - $7-10

 

 

coin Peru 5 centavos 1926
5 centavos 1926 (1918-1826)
1918, 1919, 1923, 1926
copper-nickel
5 CENTAVOS / Sprig
REPUBLICA PERUANA / UN MIL NOVICIENTOS VEINTISEIS / Head right
Coin value - $4-6

 

coin Peru 5 centavos 1940
5 centavos 1940 (1934-1941)
1934, 1935, 1937, 1939, 1940, 1941
copper-nickel
increased interval between the words of the date
5 CENTAVOS / Sprig
REPUBLICA PERUANA / UN MIL NOVICIENTOS CUARENTA / Head right
Coin value - $4-6

 

coin Peru 5 centavos 1944
5 centavos 1944 (1942-1944)
1942, 1943, 1944
brass
5 CENTAVOS / Sprig
REPUBLICA PERUANA / UN MIL NOVICIENTOS CUARENTA Y CUATRO / Head right
Coin value - $5-7

 

coin Peru 5 centavos 1948
5 centavos 1948 (1947-1949)
1947, 1948, 1949
brass
thick planchet
5 CENTAVOS / Sprig
REPUBLICA PERUANA 1948 / Head right, legend with break
Coin value - $2-4

 

coin Peru 5 centavos 1950
5 centavos 1950 (1949-1951)
1949, 1950, 1951
brass
thick planchet
5 CENTAVOS / Sprig
REPUBLICA PERUANA 1950 / Head right, legend without break
Coin value - $7-10

 

coin Peru 5 centavos 1959
5 centavos 1959 (1951-1965)
1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965
brass
thin planchet
5 CENTAVOS / Sprig
REPUBLICA PERUANA 1959 / Head right
Coin value - $2-4

 

coin Peru 5 centavos 1967
5 centavos 1967 (1966-1968)
1966, 1967, 1968
brass
1.44 g.
5 CENTAVOS / Flower sprig
BANCO CENTRAL DE RESERVA DEL PERU 1967 / National arms
Coin value - ~$1

 

coin Peru 5 centavos 1971
5 centavos 1971 (1969-1973)
1969, 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973
brass
1.5 g.
5 CENTAVOS / Flower sprig
BANCO CENTRAL DE RESERVA DEL PERU 1971 / National arms
Coin value - ~$1

 

coin Peru 5 centavos 1974
5 centavos 1974 (1973-1975)
1973, 1974, 1975
brass
1.45 g.
5 CENTAVOS / Flower sprig
BANCO CENTRAL DE RESERVA DEL PERU 1974 / National arms
Coin value - <$1

 

 

coin Peru 2 centavos 1895
2 centavos 1895
bronze
DOS CENTAVOS / Wreath
REPUBLICA PERUANA 1876 / Radiant flower design
Coin value - $4-6

 

coin Peru 2 centavos 1919
2 centavos 1919
bronze
DOS CENTAVOS / Wreath
REPUBLICA PERUANA 1919 / Radiant flower design
Coin value - $7-10

 

coin Peru 2 centavos 1933
2 centavos 1933 (1917-1941)
1917, 1918, 1919, 1920, 1933, 1934, 1935, 1936, 1937, 1938, 1939, 1940, 1941
bronze
thick planchet
DOS CENTAVOS / Wreath
REPUBLICA PERUANA 1933 / Radiant flower design
Coin value - $5-8

 

coin Peru 2 centavos 1942
2 centavos 1942 (1941-1949)
1941, 1942, 1943, 1944, 1945, 1946, 1947, 1948, 1949
bronze
thin planchet
DOS CENTAVOS / Wreath
REPUBLICA PERUANA 1942 / Radiant flower design
Coin value - $4-5

 

coin Peru 2 centavos 1956
2 centavos 1956 (1950-1958)
1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1958
zinc
DOS CENTAVOS / Wreath
REPUBLICA PERUANA 1956 / Radiant flower design
Coin value - $5-10

 

 

coin Peru 1 centavo 1901
1 centavo 1901 (1901, 1904)
bronze
UN CENTAVO / Wreath
REPUBLICA PERUANA 1901 / Radiant flower design
Coin value - $10-15

 

coin Peru 1 centavo 1919
1 centavo 1919
bronze
UN CENTAVO / Wreath
REPUBLICA PERUANA 1919 / Radiant flower design
Coin value - $7-10

 

coin Peru 1 centavo 1920
1 centavo 1920 (1909-1939)
1909, 1915, 1916, 1917, 1918, 1920, 1933, 1934, 1935, 1936, 1937, 1939
bronze
thickness 2 mm.
UN CENTAVO / Wreath
REPUBLICA PERUANA 1920 / Radiant flower design
Coin value - $10-15

 

coin Peru 1 centavo 1941
1 centavo 1941 (1933-1944)
1933, 1934, 1935, 1936, 1937, 1938, 1939, 1940, 1941, 1942, 1944
bronze
thickness 1 mm.
UN CENTAVO / Wreath
REPUBLICA PERUANA 1941 / Radiant flower design
Coin value - $5-8

 

coin Peru 1 centavo 1948
1 centavo 1948 (1941-1949)
1941, 1942, 1943, 1944, 1945, 1946, 1947, 1948, 1949
bronze
thickness 1 mm.
UN CENTAVO / Wreath
REPUBLICA PERUANA 1948 / Radiant flower design
Coin value - $5-8

 

coin Peru 1 centavo 1951
1 centavo 1951 (1951-1965)
1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1961
zinc
UN CENTAVO / Wreath
REPUBLICA PERUANA 1951 / Radiant flower design
Coin value - $2-3

 

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