Thumbnail Filmstrip of 1897 Cuba Silver 1 Peso Souvenier Type I, PAT.97-nr Images
This is the Type I coin, with PAT.97 inscripted on neck, and wide date is the rarest of all varities known of
the 1987 Souvenir Peso.
Issued in 1897
This silver (.900) Cuban coin was issued in the United States to collect funds for the war agaisnt Spain.
It shows Leonor Molina's
profile on one side and the Cuban Coat of Arms on the
After the Republic was founded this coin was accepted as currency in recognition of the faith and economic sacrifice of those that bought it.
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