Commemorative issue: 175 Years of the First Costa Rican Republic
Costa Rica is a rugged, rainforested Central American country with coastlines on the Caribbean and Pacific. Though its capital, San Jose, is home to cultural institutions like the Pre-Columbian Gold Museum, Costa Rica is known for its beaches, volcanoes, and biodiversity. Roughly a quarter of its area is made up of protected jungle, teeming with wildlife including spider monkeys and quetzal birds.
Composition: Bimetallic: Copper-Nickel center in Nickel Brass ring
Weight: 10.50 grams
Diameter: 28 mm
Thickness: 2.25 mm