Guatemala 1926 10 quetzales
This specimen was lot 7605 in Ponterio sale 153 (Baltimore, March 2010), where it sold for $805. The catalog description noted, "GUATEMALA. 10 Quetzales, 1926. NGC AU-58." This issue was accompanied by a gold five and twenty quetzales.
Recorded mintage: 18,000.
Specification: 16.71 g, .900 fine gold, .483 troy oz AGW.
Catalog reference: Fr-49; KM 245.
- Friedberg, Arthur L. and Ira S. Friedberg, Gold Coins of the World, From Ancient Times to the Present, 7th ed., Clifton, NJ: Coin and Currency Institute, 2003.
- Ponterio, Richard, and Kent Ponterio, Ponterio sale 153: The 2010 Baltimore Auction, Irvine, CA: Bowers and Merena, 2010.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000, 42nd ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2014.