Gold buyers love a coin with low mintage figures and a unique background story, and the 5 Peso Uruguay Gold Coin delivers on both accounts. Issued only in 1930, the 5 Peso Uruguay Gold Coin was issued to commemorate the centennial of the nation’s constitution and bears the depiction on the obverse of the man considered to be the nation’s founding father. Right now, 5 Peso Uruguay Gold Coins are available to purchase online from JM Bullion.
- Arrives inside of protective packaging!
- Issued in 1930!
- Limited mintage under 100,000 in total!
- Contains .2501 Troy oz of actual gold content.
- Bears a face value of 5 Pesos backed by Uruguay.
- On the obverse is the image of Jose Gervasio Artigas.
- Reverse includes a design of a sunburst with a commemorative date of the nation’s constitution.
- Coins available in varied condition of XF or better based upon availability.
Each 5 Peso Uruguay Gold Coin is available to you here today inside of protective packaging. The coins all have a date mark of 1930 to commemorate 100 years from the date of Uruguay’s constitution. The coins in this listing are available in varied condition. Some could be in Brilliant Uncirculated condition, while others could range from About Uncirculated to coins with various levels of detracting flaws.
JM Bullion cannot reserve a coin of a particular condition for you. Coins are chosen at random when your order is processed and the condition of the coin you receive is based upon the availability in our warehouse at the time your order ships. If you buy multiples, please be aware you may receive coins with various different conditions.
5 Peso Uruguay Gold Coins were struck by the French Mint in Paris in 1930 for Uruguay to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the nation’s adoption of its constitution. Based upon the US Constitution, the date is held in high regard by all in Uruguay. Just 14,415 coins were initially released in 1930, with an additional 80,000 coins reportedly released in the 1990s by the Argentine central bank.
On the obverse of the coins is a right-profile bust of Jose Gervasio Artigas. Artigas was an army general in Uruguay in the 19th century is widely regarded as the father of Uruguayan independence.
The reverse face of the 5 Peso Uruguay Gold Coins is the image of a sun with sunburst rays reaching up from the lower part of the design field. The face value of “5 Pesos” is engraved in the center with a date mark of “1930” in the sun and the words “Centenario de 1830” engraved above the design field.
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