You are about to finish your registration. Please check your mailbox (including spam folder). There should be a letter with a confirmation link. Check setting to make sure that your e-mail address is correct.Send letter again
The 'Raimondi Stela' has been put into circulation as the third coin of the series on the 1st of December 2010.
Peruvian coat of arms consisting of three elements: the top left section shows the vicuña, the national animal, representing the fauna of Peru; the tree in the top right section is the cinchona tree (the source of quinine, a powerful anti-malarial drug and the key flavorant in tonic water), representing the national flora; and the bottom cornucopia with coins spilling from it, represents the mineral resources of the country. It has a palm branch on its left and an laurel one on its right, tied by a ribbon, as well as a Holm oak Civic Crown above it. These represent God, gold, and glory.
BANCO CENTRAL DE RESERVA DEL PERÚ
Raimondi Stela (Estela de Raimondi) is a reflection without parallel of the artistic style of the Chavin Culture. The stela, a sacred carved monolith which was once worshiped at the ceremonial center of Chavin de Huantar, is made of granite and is 1.98 m high and 74 cm wide.
1 NUEVO SOL