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2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa



The Board of Directors of the Central Bank of Argentina has authorized the issuance of gold and silver commemorative coins within the program for the 2010 World Cup South Africa.

The obverse was designed by the Central Bank's Deputy Management Office for Control, Design and Numismatics under the Management Office for Treasury Control and Planning.



imagen de la moneda

Obverse Design

The center shows the effigy of three fans with the national flag standing for an Argentine crowd at a football game. The left arch reads “REPÚBLICA ARGENTINA” (“ARGENTINE REPUBLIC”), and on the right, the year of issuance—“2010”.

Reverse Design

The center shows the logo of the 2010 World Cup South Africa and the face value—“5 PESOS”—beneath. The upper arch reads “COPA MUNDIAL DE LA FIFA SUDÁFRICA 2010” (“2010 FIFA WORLD CUP SOUTH AFRICA”).

FACE VALUE $5
ISSUANCE 06/24/2010
QUALITY Proof
COMPOSITION 925 Silver
WEIGHT 27 g
EDGE Reeded
DIAMETER 40 mm
PACKAGING Case, capsule and certificate of authenticity
MINT Fábrica Nacional de Moneda y Timbre - Real Casa de la Moneda (Royal Spanish Mint)
COINAGE 1,025 units
imagen de la moneda

Obverse Design

The center shows a football within the goal net. The left arch reads “REPÚBLICA ARGENTINA” (“ARGENTINE REPUBLIC”), and on the exergue, the year of issuance—“2010”.

Reverse Design

The center shows the logo of the 2010 World Cup South Africa and the face value—“10 PESOS”—beneath. The upper arch reads “COPA MUNDIAL DE LA FIFA SUDÁFRICA 2010” (“2010 FIFA WORLD CUP SOUTH AFRICA”).

FACE VALUE $10
ISSUANCE 06/24/2010
QUALITY Proof
COMPOSITION 999 gold
WEIGHT 6,75 g
EDGE Reeded
DIAMETER 23 mm
PACKAGING Case, capsule and certificate of authenticity
MINT Fábrica Nacional de Moneda y Timbre - Real Casa de la Moneda (Royal Spanish Mint)
COINAGE 175 units