Colombia 1876-P 1/2 decimo
The Popayán mint struck half décimos (= five centavos) 1868-78 and its product is listed fairly cheaply in the SCWC but, like many Colombian minors, is seldom seen. This date is listed as scarce.
Recorded mintage: 573,000.
Specification: 1.25 g, .666 fine silver, .026 troy oz ASW, this specimen 1.1 grams.
Catalog reference: Restrepo-258.9; KM-150.3.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900, 7th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2012.
- Restrepo, Jorge Emilio, Monedas de Colombia, 1619-2006, Medellin, Colombia: Impresiones Rojo, 2006.