Philippine one peso coin

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One Peso
Philippines
Value 1.00 Philippine Peso
Mass 6.1 g
Diameter 24.00 mm
Edge Milled
Composition nickel-plated steel
Years of minting 1897-
Obverse
Design date 1995
Reverse
Design Logo of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas
Design date 1995

The one Peso coin is the third-highest denomination coin of the Philippine Peso.

The national hero, José Rizal is featured on the obverse. The logo of Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas is featured on the reverse side, as per all current coins of the Philippines.

Commemorative coin[edit]

On December, 2011, The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) released a limited edition commemorative one-peso coin. minted as a tribute to the national hero Jose Rizal who celebrated his 150th birth anniversary last June 19, 2011.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Pinoy Numismatist Network (11 December 2011). "New 1Peso Rizal Commemorative Coin". Retrieved 5 January 2015.