Guatemala 1968 25 centavos
The specimen shown is from a type struck for Guatemala 1967-70. Guatemala still issues 25 centavo pieces with the head of a Mayan woman (see KM 272, 278). The alloy for this type was changed to copper-nickel in 1965, same as the United States.
Recorded mintage: 1,140,000.
Specification: copper-nickel, 27 mm diameter.
Catalog reference: KM 269.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000, 42nd ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2014.