Colombia 1972 5 centavos
This five centavos was struck in Bogotá, Colombia, of a type issued 1967-76. The earlier dates (1942-66) were bronze. Many varieties exist.
Recorded mintage: 10,170,000.
Specification: 3.23 g, copper plated steel, 21 mm diameter.
Catalog reference: KM 206a.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000, 42nd ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2014.
- Almanzar, Alcedo, and Dale Seppa, Coins of Colombia, San Antonio, TX: 1973.
- Restrepo, Jorge Emilio, Monedas de Colombia, 1619-2006, Medellin, Colombia: Impresiones Rojo, 2006.