Colombia 1946 2 centavos
This aluminum-bronze two centavos was struck in Bogotá, of a type issued 1918-22 and 1933-47. A 1946/36 overdate is noted. The earlier dates were minted in Philadelphia. It was replaced by an aluminum-bronze type issued intermittently 1952-1965.
Recorded mintage: 2,593,000.
Specification: 3 g, copper-nickel.
Catalog reference: KM 198.
- 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.