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The Bangko Sentral of the Philippines (BSP) announced the released of the new “Piso” coin for the upcoming celebration of “Rizal Day” on December 30, 2011.

The face of the coin will feature the portrait of Dr. Jose Rizal and the markings, “150 years,” “Republika ng Pilipinas” and “1861-2011.” Etched on the reverse side are the new BSP seal, “1-piso” and “2011.”

Around 10 million pieces of coins will be produced according to BSP. The new Piso Rizal Commemorative Coin is made of nickel plated steel has the same size (24-millimeters in diameter) and weight (5.35 grams) as the one-piso coin currently in circulation.

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