5 Pesos coin Colombia (Policarpa)

The Banco de la República issued Colombian Peso coins in 11 different denominations, including this 5 Pesos coin Colombia (Policarpa). They are part of the withdrawn Colombian Peso coins series. The Banco de la República started issuing these 5 Colombian Peso coins in 1980. They were withdrawn from circulation in 1989.

The bronze $5 Colombian Pesos coin shows seamstress Policarpa Salavarrieta, hands bound, awaiting execution for being a spy for the Revolutionary Forces during the Spanish Reconquista of the Viceroyalty of New Granada. Every year on November 14, Colombia celebrates the “Day of the Colombian Woman” in her honour. The reverse of the old 5 COP piece shows an industrial scene with factories and chimneys.

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1 COP = £0.0000400000

You get: £0.00020

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