Colombia 1964 10 centavos
This ten centavos was struck in Bogotá, Colombia, of a type issued 1952-66. This type, featuring the bust of Indian chief Calarcá, replaced a silver ten centavos with the head of Santander which was issued 1945-52. Santander reappeared on the ten centavos in 1967-80.
Recorded mintage: 61,672,000.
Specification: copper-nickel, 18.5 mm diameter.
Catalog reference: KM 212.2.
- 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.