Colombia 1867-B 1/2 decimo
This is a one year type struck with reduced silver fineness from the Bogotá mint. It was lot 25441 and sold on April 15, 2011 for $373.75 at the 2011 April Rosemont Signature World & Ancient Coins CICF Auction #3014 by Heritage Auctions. The catalog description noted, "Bogotá 1/2 Decimo 1867, EF40 ANACS, Estados Unidos-Bogotá. Newly debased 0,666 one year type. Some luster and nicest seen. From The Dana Roberts Collection."
Recorded mintage: 363,000.
Specification: 1.25 g, 0.6660 fine silver, 0.0268 troy oz ASW.
Catalog reference: KM 144a.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900, 7th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2012.
- Heritage Auctions 2011 April Rosemont Signature World and Ancient Coins (CICF) Auction #3014, Dallas, TX: Heritage Auction Galleries, 2011.
- Restrepo, Jorge Emilio, Monedas de Colombia, 1619-2006, Medellin, Colombia: Impresiones Rojo, 2006.