Paraguay 50-CENTIMOS (KM24)
Paraguay 50-CENTIMOS (KM24)

Paraguay 50-CENTIMOS (KM24) Lion

In 1944 Paraguay introduced a reform coinage, replacing the peso with the guarani (100 centimos = 1 guarani). This round version of the 50 centimos coin was minted in 1944 and 1951 only. 

Above the lion are the words 'paz y justicia' which translates as 'peace and justice'. Above the lion, on a pole, is a liberty cap.

Specifications

  • Diameter: 25.1 mm
  • Composition: Aluminum-Bronze
  • CAT#: KM24

Obverse Legend

REPUBLICA DEL PARAGUAY PAZ Y JUSTICIA

Reverse Legend

50 CENTIMOS

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