Bolivia 1942 10 centavos
This coin is a one year type and is seldom seen. Like most zinc coins, nice specimens are scarce. It superseded copper-nickel issues of 1937 and 1939. No coins were issued for Bolivia between 1951 and the reform of 1965.
Recorded mintage: 10,000,000.
Specification: 1.75 g, zinc, 17.9 mm diameter.
Catalog reference: KM 179a.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000, 42nd ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2014.