Bolivia 1901-PTS MM 50 centavos
This silver fifty centavos, roughly equal to a half dollar, was struck for Bolivia in Potosi 1900-08. It superseded a very similar coin (KM 161.5) issued 1891-1900. This type is common tho varieties abound. The catalog mentions a 1901/0. Assayer MM is recorded for 1899-1908.
Recorded mintage: unknown; a slightly better date.
Specification: 11.5 g, .900 fine silver, .332 troy oz ASW.
Catalog reference: KM 175.1.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000, 42nd ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2014.