Advertisement

Advertisement

Chile 1/2 and 1 Decimo  1851 to 1862
Chile 1/2 and 1 Decimo 1851 to 1862

'Por la Razón o la Fuerza' is a Chilean motto 'By reason or by force' that appears on many of their coins. The condor, also, is a favorite topic.

These coins are difficult to find in any condition, especially in well preserved condition. So collectors who want to add them to their collections are willing to pay good prices for nice looking coins.

We present below a series of catalog values for 1/2 and 1 Decimos.

1/2 (MEDIO) DECIMO
worn: $3 US dollars approximate catalog value
average circulated: $10
well preserved: $25
fully uncirculated: $150
coins dated 1851 are very rare, $450 in average circulated condition
coins dated 1859 are somewhat rare, $55 in average circulated

1 (UN) DECIMO
worn: $3 US dollars approximate catalog value
average circulated: $12
well preserved: $30
fully uncirculated: $80
coins dated 1859 are somewhat rare, $65 in average circulated

Use our Important Terminology page to convert these values to actual buy and sell values.

Coin: 6783 , Genre: Colonizers and Colonies
Requested by: PACE, Wed, 09-Feb-2011 09:58:36 GMT
Answered by: Paul, Fri, 18-Oct-2013 16:44:24 GMT
Reviewed by CoinQuest. Appraisal ok., Tue, 06-Oct-2015 00:27:13 GMT
Requester description: 1853 REPUBLICA DE CHILE UN DECIMO POR LA RAZON O LA FUERZA CONDOR FACING RIGHT 1853
Tags: chile 1 2 decimo decimos republica republic un por razon fuerza condor repub repbulique republik republ republican republicas republicia reipvblicae republiove republiek repvbliqve republique repvbblica republika rebublique repvblica republicans repvblique vna uno una vn wreath wreathed rief reif reef wreathe wreat garland wreth wreah wreaths ribbon leaves leaf greenery leafs boughs liafy bush leave leaved bough leafe leafed leafy leavs foliage

Advertisement

Copyright 2009 to 2016 CoinQuest.com
all rights reserved.
Wed, 26-Apr-2017 09:46:48 GMT, unknown: 16681210