Haiti 1882-A 10 centimes
This type was struck 1881-82, 1886-87, 1890 and 1894 and is not rare in circulated condition tho is a better type. All issues seem to have been struck at the Paris mint. The coin is the same weight and fineness as a contemporary French half franc.
Recorded mintage: 1,800,000 (including proofs).
Specification: 2.5 g, .835 fine silver, .067 troy oz ASW, reeded edge, 18 mm diameter.
Catalog reference: KM 44.
- Michael, Thomas, and Tracy L. Schmidt, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900, 9th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2019.
- Byrne, Ray, Coins and Tokens of the Caribees, Decatur, IL: Jess Peters, Inc., 1975.
- Arroyo, Carmen, Coins of Haiti, 1803-1970, San Antonio, TX: 1970.