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1964 Philippines 5 centavos coin pendant Eskudo Pilipinas Pinoy Filipino Manila Bohol Cebu island Iloilo City Mindan Visayan Island n002290

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Philippines 5 centavos FEATURING front: Shield of arms, ribbon below with motto The Coat of Arms of the Philippines (Filipino: Eskudo ng Pilipinas or Sagisag ng Pilipinas) features the eight-rayed sun of the Philippines with each ray representing the eight provinces (Batangas, Bulacan, Cavite, Manila, Laguna, Nueva Ecija, Pampanga and Tarlac) which were placed under martial law by Governor-General Ramón Blanco during the Philippine Revolution, and the three five-pointed stars representing the three primary geographic regions of Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao. On the blue field on the left side is the American bald eagle of the United States, and on the red field on the right side is the lion rampant of the coat of arms of the Kingdom of León, both representing the country's colonial past. The current arms, which shares many features of the national flag, was designed by Filipino artist and heraldist Captain Galo B. Ocampo. Lettering: CENTRAL BANK OF THE PHILIPPINES REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES back: male seated beside hammer and anvil. An active volcano (Mt. Mayon) on right in background Lettering: FIVE CENTAVOS • quantity 1 • demonetized {no longer in circulation} polished Brass coin • diameter: 21 mm • weight: 4.8 g ***Choose from drop down menu *** {2 mm thick cords} 22" black cotton necklace 24" brass ball chain 2-1/2" brass snake keychain with snap end {see last photo} **If you need a different length cotton necklace, leave a note upon checkout**