Chile 1908-So 20 centavos
This silver twenty centavos piece was minted in Santiago, Chile, in 1907-20. This twenty centavos was first introduced in 1896 and was gradually debased until it was converted to copper-nickel in 1920. It is common tho varieties abound, including a 1908/908 overdate.
Recorded mintage: 5,869,000.
Specification: 3.00 g, 0.400 fine silver, 0.038 troy oz ASW.
Catalog reference: KM 151.3.
- Michael, Thomas, and Tracy L. Schmidt, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000, 47th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2019.