Cuba, 5 centavos, 1920

This is the coin for Friday, march 18th.

Cuba, 5 centavos, 1920 (KM #11.1)


This coin ties a British penny for oldest coin so far. This coin type was minted btween 1915 and 1961. I really like the reverse design, which makes an excellent use of radial symmetry. Mintage is 10 million.

Metal Copper-nickel
Weight 4.93 g
Diameter 21.17 mm
Thickness 1.94 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment

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