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What is Ptas coin?

What is Ptas coin?

The peseta (/pəˈseɪtə/, Spanish: [peˈseta]) was the currency of Spain between 1868 and 2002. Along with the French franc, it was also a de facto currency used in Andorra (which had no national currency with legal tender)….

Spanish peseta
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How much is a pesetas coin worth?

A 2.5-peseta coin from 1953, currently very difficult to find, has a market value of between €750 and €1,700, and the 50-peseta coins minted in 1957 ‘retail’ at about €775 on eBay – although the ‘test versions’ which were not actually released into circulation have been sold for as much as €10,000.

Which country uses peseta?

peseta, former monetary unit of Spain. The peseta ceased to be legal tender in 2002, when the euro, the monetary unit of the European Union, was adopted as the country’s sole monetary unit.

When did Spain lose the peseta?

The Spanish Peseta was the national currency of Spain from 1869 until 2002 when it was replaced by the Euro. The name Peseta comes from the Catalan word peça that means ‘fraction’. Before this (in 1808) some unofficial coins were minted in Barcelona with the words Peseta on them.

Is a 1957 5 PTAS worth anything?

The 1957 5, 25, and 50 pesetas coins from Spain are ones that can get collector juices flowing. The vast majority of these coins are very common. Almost all coins are low-value pieces. These coins are made of copper-nickel and are worth only face value.

How much is 1000 Spanish pesetas worth?

Convert Spanish Peseta to US Dollar

500 ESP 3.41085 USD
1,000 ESP 6.82169 USD
5,000 ESP 34.1085 USD
10,000 ESP 68.2169 USD

Does France use the euro?

France is a founding member of the European Union and one of the first countries to adopt the euro on 1 January 1999.

Does Italy use Euros?

Italy is a founding member of the European Union and one of the firstcountries to adopt the euro on 1 January 1999.

How much is 50 PTAS worth?

*A 50 pesetas with star number 58 without UNA GRANDE LIBRE written on the edge is very common and worth less than $1 US dollar. Coins with star numbers that are not called out above are worth less than $1 US dollar.

What kind of coin is 5 PTAS?


Krause number KM# 786
Denomination 5 pesetas
Year 1957
Period Francisco Franco (1939 – 1975)
Coin type Circulation coins