Colombia 1934-B 10 centavos
This ten centavos was struck in Bogotá for Colombia, of a type issued 1911-20 and 1934-42. This type, with the portrait of hero Simon Bolivar, superseded the liberty head type last struck in 1897. The date is fairly common; a variety without the obverse intmark also exists.
Recorded mintage: 140,000.
Specification: 2.5 g, .900 fine silver, .072 troy oz ASW.
Catalog reference: KM 196.1.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000, 42nd ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2014.
- Almanzar, Alcedo, and Dale Seppa, Coins of Colombia, San Antonio, TX: 1973.
- Restrepo, Jorge Emilio, Monedas de Colombia, 1619-2006, Medellin, Colombia: Impresiones Rojo, 2006.