1 Peso = 100 centavo Symbol $ The Chilean peso is subdivided into 100 centavos, although no centavo denominated coins remain in circulation. Colloquial names for some banknotes and coins include luka or luca for the 1000-peso banknote, quina for the 500-peso coin, and gamba for the 100-peso coin.
A person can research the value of a Mexican coin by year, condition and printing press. Gold Mexican coins have been described as art worth appreciating. Some Mexican coins are only worth the value of the amount of precious metal it contains. It is important to research the history of a coin before determining a value.