General

WCDB ID
354
Country
Flag: Portuguese Republic Portugal
Denomination
5 euro cent
Value
1⁄20 euro (EUR)
Dates
AD2002 - Present

Physical

Shape
Circle
Mass
3.92 g
Diameter
21.25 mm
Thickness
1.67 mm
Composition
Cu plated Steel
Color
Brown / Red / Copper Brown / Red / Copper
Magnetic
Yes

Design

Orientation
Medallic: ↑ ↑
Edge
Plain/smooth
Tags
5-Pointed Star Earth / Globe Line

References

Wikipedia
5 euro cent coin
Portuguese euro coins
Krause-Mischler
KM# 742
Numista
N# 155
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ruler
Reverse
ruler
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(country) divided by 7 castles
Royal seal of 1134 of Dom Afonso Henriques encircled by 12 5-pointed stars in relief
(date) divided by 5 shields
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(denomination) 8.8mm diameter Globe with raised Europe over diagonal lines connecting 12 5-pointed stars (designer)
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