Nicaragua 1936 centavo
This specimen is from a type struck 1912-30, 1934-40 for Nicaragua, and is among the scarcer early dates. The late twenties marked a period of anarchy for Nicaragua, ending in the early thirties when the U.S. connived at the takeover of power by Somoza.
Recorded mintage: 500,000.
Specification: 4 g, bronze, 20 mm diameter.
Catalog reference: KM 11.
- Michael, Thomas, and Tracy L. Schmidt, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000, 47th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2019.