Colombia 1951-B 20 centavos
This silver twenty centavos was struck for Colombia, of a type issued 1945-51. A 1951/45 overdate is recorded but awarded little premium as most of these issues have an overdate of some kind. It replaced a previous type that was .900 fine silver.
Recorded mintage: 7,498,000.
Specification: 5 g, .500 fine silver, .080 troy oz ASW.
Catalog reference: KM 208.2.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000, 42nd ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2014.
- Restrepo, Jorge Emilio, Monedas de Colombia, 1619-2006, Medellin, Colombia: Impresiones Rojo, 2006.
- Almanzar, Alcedo, and Dale Seppa, Coins of Colombia, San Antonio, TX: 1973.