On this page, we will tell you all about the second Decimal Irish Penny 1990-2000. Minted between the years 1990-2000. The video shown gives an overview of each of the Irish Decimal Coins.
A little background about the Penny Coin, The Penny was part of the Irish Decimal Coins 1969-2001 coin series of Ireland. Designed by Gabriel Hayes. Produced between the years 1990 – 2000 at the Currency Centre Dublin mint. In total 581,974,000 of these coins were minted.
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KM Code: KM# 20a
Coin Series: Decimal 1969-2001
Years Produced: 1990 – 2000
Known Mintage: 581,974,000
Distribution: Standard Circulation
Mint: Currency Centre Dublin
Themes: Birds, Musical Instruments, Stylized Animals
Designer: Gabriel Hayes
Obverse Description: Irish harp
Reverse Description: Stylized bird and value
Thickness: 1.65 mm
Rim: Raised. Not decorated. Both sides
|Year & Version||Mintage||AG3||G4||VG8||F12||VF20||XF40||AU50||MS60||MS63||Proof||1988||–||–||–||–||–||–||–||–||–||–||1990||65,099,000||–||–||–||–||–||$0.10||–||$0.20||$0.20||–||1992||25,643,000||–||–||–||–||–||$0.10||–||$0.20||$0.20||–||1993||10,000,000||–||–||–||–||–||$0.10||–||$0.20||$0.20||–||1994||45,800,000||–||–||–||–||–||$0.10||–||$0.20||$0.20||–||1995||70,836,000||–||–||–||–||–||$0.10||–||$0.20||$0.20||–||1996||190,092,000||–||–||–||–||–||$0.10||–||$0.20||$0.20||–||1998||40,744,000||–||–||–||–||–||$0.10||–||$0.20||$0.20||–||2000||133,760,000||–||–||–||–||–||$0.10||–||$0.20||$0.20||–|