Guatemala 1876-P 1/4 real
Guatemala was the last country in Latin America to abandon the real, in 1912, a reflection of the extreme conservatism of the peasant society. This type was struck in 1872-78.
Recorded mintage: unknown but a better date.
Specification: 0.77 g, .900 fine silver.
Catalog reference: KM 146.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900, 7th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2012.
- Robinson, Charles, The Coins of Central America, 1733-1965, San Benito, TX: 1965.