Costa Rica, coin catalog, price

Country: Costa Rica, Republic Of Costa Rica
Capital: San Jose
Currency: colon
Numeric code:188
Letter code: CRC
The name of this country translates from Spanish as "rich coast". And this beach is located in Central America. The Republic of Costa Rica is a sovereign state since 1838. Country fails to its name – it is quite poor. This prosperity she was given the "second Republic" the new Constitution of 1949. The turmoil and conflict raging next door, not touched the peaceful Costa Rica.
In 1897, the state has replaced the Costa Rican peso to the columns equals 100 centimos. However centimos has long been devalued, so coin catalog today Costa Rica has only columns with values of 5, 10, 20, 50, 100 and 500.
The first colon of the Republic, named in honor of Columbus, even contained a percentage of gold. Today buy Costa Rican coins of the period rather difficult. The current columns easier: 5 and 10 aluminium 25 – brass, 50, 100 and 500 steel. The state coat of arms adorns the obverse of all the coins, branches of Laurel and the denomination is the reverse. Moreover, the nominal system is duplicated Braille for blind people. Until 1983 centimos occasionally minted. But the price of coins of Costa Rica have decreased, and in 1995-1998 had to increase the value of the column to 100, and in 2003 already to 500. The year 2006 has been for the last 1 column.
The value of collectible coins Costa Rica still does not cover a single dollar.




10 colones 1992

10 colones 1992

F VF XF UNC BU

wwc: / ID: 3125
10 colones 1983

10 colones 1983

F VF XF UNC BU

wwc: / ID: 3126
25 céntimos 1986

25 céntimos 1986

F VF XF UNC BU

wwc: / ID: 2192
10 colones 2005

10 colones 2005

F VF XF UNC BU

wwc: / ID: 1355
20 colones 1983

20 colones 1983

F VF XF UNC BU

wwc: / ID: 1275
100 colones 2000

100 colones 2000

F VF XF UNC BU

wwc: / ID: 1116
25 colones 2007

25 colones 2007

F VF XF UNC BU

wwc: / ID: 1082
10 colones 1999

10 colones 1999

F VF XF UNC BU

wwc: / ID: 1095
10 colones 2008

10 colones 2008

F VF XF UNC BU

wwc: / ID: 784
2 colones 1984

2 colones 1984

F VF XF UNC BU

wwc: / ID: 758
50 colones 1999

50 colones 1999

F VF XF UNC BU

wwc: / ID: 659
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