• 1 Sentimo 1995-2017, KM# 273, Philippines
  • 1 Sentimo 1995-2017, KM# 273, Philippines
Description

In December 1995, a new set of coins and notes was issued which carried the logo of the new BSP: 5- and 1-piso and 25-, 10-, 5- and 1-sentimo, with the aim of carrying out the demonetization of all previous series by Jan 2, 1998. On July 10, 2001, BSP issued the 10-piso coin for general circulation to commemorate its 8th anniversary.

Obverse

Logo of Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) within circle and gear design, 1993 (date a new BSP was established) below.

Adopted in 1993, the original seal consisted of a stylized representation of the sun hovering over mountain ranges and above the Philippine flag which was framed by a wheel.

BANGKO SENTRAL NG PILIPINAS
1993

Reverse

Value and date.

REPUBLIKA NG PILIPINAS
10
SENTIMO
2005

Edge

1 Sentimo

BSP series
KM# 273 Schön# 115
Characteristics
Material Copper Plated Steel
Weight 2 g
Diameter 15.5 mm
Thickness 1.52 mm
Shape round
Alignment Medal
Mint
Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP)

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