The Dominican Republic is a nation on the island of Hispaniola, part of the Greater Antilles archipelago in the Caribbean region. The currency is Dominican peso, although United States dollars (USD), the Canadian dollar (CAD), and euros (EUR) are also accepted at most tourist sites.
The pattern shows is used on denominations 1, 5, 10, and 25 centavos and 1/2 and 1 peso between 1976 and 1984. All these coins are made of non-precious metal and are worth face value. At current exchange rates (see xe.com), one Dominican peso is worth 2.3 US cents.
A collector might pay up to $2 US dollars to add an uncirculated specimen to his or her collection. Circulated coins are worth face value.