Valor Peso Argentino

The peso (established as the peso convertible ) is the currency of Argentina , identified by the symbol $ preceding the amount in the same way as many countries using dollar currencies. It is subdivided into 100 centavos . Its ISO 4217 code is ARS .The peso (established as the peso convertible ) is the currency of Argentina , identified by the symbol $ preceding the amount in the same way as many countries using dollar currencies. It is subdivided into 100 centavos . Its ISO 4217 code is ARS .In 1826, two paper money issues began, denominated in pesos. One, the peso fuerte ( $F ) was a convertible currency, with 17 pesos fuertes equal to one Spanish ounce (27.0643 g) of 0.916 fine gold. It was replaced by the peso moneda nacional at par in 1881.