Philippine Peso Coins and Banknotes

Philippine Coins and Banknotes

5 Peso Coin - New Generation Currency


Five Piso Coin
New Generation Currency 

Obverse: Gat. Andres Bonifacio, "Republika ng Pilipinas", 5 Piso, year mark
Reverse: Tayabak (a Philippine endemic plant that climbs tall forest trees), logo of the Bankgo Sentral ng Pilipinas

Shape: round
Edge: plain (design bordered by 12-scallop)
Material: nickel, brass
Composition: 70% copper, 5.5% nickel, 24.5% zinc

Weight: 7.4 grams
Diameter:
25 mm

Release date: November 30, 2017 (Bonifacio's 120th death anniversary and his 154th birthday)

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