Dominican Republic 2008 5 pesos
The specimen shown is from a type struck 2002-08. It features a bust of Sanchez on the obverse and is similar to a commemorative (KM 88) issued in 1997. Production of fractional coinage was suspended in 1991 but one, five, ten and twenty-five peso coins still appear.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Specification: 6.06 g, Stainless steel center in brass ring, 23 mm diameter.
Catalog reference: KM 89.
- Michael, Thomas, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 2001-Date, 11th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2016.