1930 Gold 5 Peso Uruguay Coins (XF+)- Silver.com™
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1930 Gold 5 Peso Uruguay Coins (XF+)

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There are plenty of nations that once issued gold coins as part of their circulation currency, and in most cases, those nations no longer use the costly metal in regular-issue coinage. However, many specimens remain from the 19th and early 20th that feature impressive gold content and now offer solid investment opportunities. Today, 5 Peso Gold Uruguay Coins are available to you online at Silver.com.

Coin Highlights:

  • Coin ships to you in protective packaging!
  • Struck only in 1930!
  • Consists of .2501 Troy ounces of actual gold content.
  • The face value of 5 Pesos is fully backed by Uruguay’s government.
  • Jose Gervasio Artigas features in right-profile relief on the obverse.
  • A sunburst design and commemorative 100th-anniversary constitutional date are on the reverse.
  • Coins available to you with varied conditions of XF or better.

In 1930, the French Mint in Paris issued a commemorative 5 Peso gold coin for the nation of Uruguay. The coins were struck with .2501 Troy ounces of .9167 gold content, a purity level not typically seen in coins of this era. The 1930 date mark was significant in Uruguay’s history as the 100th anniversary of the signing of its independent constitution, which was based on the principles of the US Constitution.

All 5 Peso Gold Uruguay Coins in this listing come with a commemorative date mark of 1930 on the reverse side and a secondary engraving denoting the 1830 100th anniversary date of the constitution of Uruguay. The coins are available to you in protective packaging and come in varied condition.

The condition of the coin you purchase today at Silver.com is dependent upon availability in our warehouse when your order is processed and prepared for shipping. The coins are chosen at random and we cannot reserve or promise a particular condition. If you order multiples through this listing, you may receive coins in various different conditions.

On the obverse of 5 Peso Gold Uruguay Coins is the right-profile bust of General Jose Gervasio Artigas, a national hero referred to by many Uruguayans as the father of the nation’s independence movement. He lived from 1764 to 1850 and is depicted here with engravings of “Republica Oriental del Uruguay” and “Artigas.”

The reverse face of 5 Peso Gold Uruguay Coins includes the date marks and commemorative language. The background has a beautiful sun rising with sunburst rays reaching out toward the edges of the design field. Engravings include ‘Centenario de 1830,” “5 Pesos,” and “1930.” Just 14,415 of these coins were originally issued in 1930, with an additional “withheld” allotment issued from the Argentine central bank in the 1990s.

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Additional information

Weight 0.25010 oz

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Brand: Foreign Coins

Year: 1930

Condition: XF+

Mint: Paris Mint

Gold Content: .2501 Troy Ounces

Purity: .9167% Pure Gold

Images shown are examples only. Actual item appearance is subject to change, but will always correlate with title and description.

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