Guatemala 1859-R gold peso
"GUATEMALA, République (1839- ), AV 1 peso, 1859, Très Beau" (Guatemala, gold peso of 1859, Very Fine.)This type is recorded for 1859-60 only. Subsequent issues of this denomination were silver.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Specification: 1.69 g, .875 fine gold.
Catalog reference: Fr-36, KM 179.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900, 7th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2012.
- Elsen, Philippe, Vente Publique 107, Brussels: Jean Elsen et ses Fils, S.A., 2010.