- Coin of the Day: Today is Nicaragua Independence Day, declared in 1821. This Nicaragua 1912H Cordoba is named after (and features a portrait of) Francisco Hernández de Córdoba, the Spanish conquistador generally regarded as the founder of Nicaragua nearly 500 years ago.
Value: 1 Cordoba (1)
Currency: First Córdoba (1912-1987)
Composition: 90% Silver
Weight: 25 grams
Diameter: 38 mm
Orientation: Medal alignment Check out this coin on ebay