Guatemala 1947 1/4 quetzal
The specimen shown is from a type struck for Guatemala 1926-29 and 1946-49. It was superseded by twenty-five centavo pieces with the portrait of a Mayan woman in native costume.
Recorded mintage: 134,000.
Specification: 8.33 g, .720 fine silver, .193 troy oz ASW, reeded edge.
Catalog reference: KM 243.2.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000, 42nd ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2014.