Bolivia 1935 10 centavos
This specimen was lot 1258 in Classical Numismatic Group's sale of the Lissner Collection (Chicago, August 2014), where it sold for $332.75. The catalog description noted, "BOLIVIA, Republic. 1825-present. Proof CU-NI 10 Centavos. Dated 1935. In NGC encapsulation graded Proof 67. Superb gem proof. Unlisted as a proof in KM. Highest ever graded. Purchased from M. Louis Teller, February 2006." This copper-nickel type of 1935-36 is common tho the SCWC mentions no proofs. It is accompanied by five centavos (KM 178).
Recorded mintage: 10,000,000.
Specification: copper-nickel, this specimen Ø22 mm, 4.51 g, 12h axis.
Catalog reference: KM 179.1.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000, 42nd ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2014.
- Teller, M. Louis, and Victor England, Jr., The Richard Lissner Collection, Lancaster, PA: Classical Numismatic Group, 2014.