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Metal boliviano and centavo - modern coins of Bolivia

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  • Bolivia, Republic
  • Boliviano
  • Sucre, La Paz
  • of 1 098 580 sq. km
  • Spanish (state), a Quechua, an Aymara, etc.
  • BO (BOL) 068

Republic Bolivia Monetary unit is boliviano which consists from 100 centavo. In monetary circulation there are coins in nominal value 10, 20, 50 centavo and 1, 2, 5 boliviano.

After several years of a hyperinflation, in 1987 of peso boliviano has been replaced with new boliviano concerning 1000000: 1. That year 1 new boliviano was approximately equal to 1 US dollar.

In 1988 coins have been entered into Bolivias from stainless steel of denomination 2, 5, 10, 20 both 50 centavo and 1 boliviano, and in 1991 in the circulation coins 2 boliviano, also from stainless steel are added. The material of coins 10 centavo has been replaced with a copper-plated steel in 1997, and issue of bimetallic coins 5 boliviano has occurred in 2001. Coins 2 and 5 centavo are at the moment introduced from the circulation. Coins 2 boliviano are rapped out in two sizes, both from which remain a lawful legal tender. Coins 2 boliviano of the smaller size are very similar to coins 1 boliviano that result ins to some mess though they and differ the form - 2 boliviano - ridge while coins 1 boliviano round.

Nominal value: 20 centavo
Stamping: 2001
the Material: Stainless steel
the Note:
the Obverse 20 centavo of Bolivia the Reverse 20 centavo of Bolivia
Nominal value: 1 boliviano
Stamping: 1987
the Material: Stainless steel
the Note:
the Obverse 1 boliviano of Bolivia the Reverse 1 boliviano of Bolivia
Nominal value: 2 boliviano
Stamping: 1995
the Material: Stainless steel
the Note:
the Obverse 2 boliviano of Bolivia the Reverse 2 boliviano of Bolivia

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