Jalisco 1915 5 centavos
This specimen was lot 2402 in Goldberg sale 93 (Los Angeles, September 2016), where it sold for $76.37. The catalog description noted, "Mexico: Jalisco. 5 Centavos, 1915 NGC MS61 BR. Liberty cap. Only 1 example graded higher in the NGC census. NGC graded MS-61 Brown." This type, accompanied by copper one, two and ten centavos, is common but normally comes wretched. A few examples struck in brass exist.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Catalog reference: KM-677.
- Michael, Thomas, and Tracy L. Schmidt, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000, 47th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2019.
- Utberg, Neil S., The Coins of Mexico, 1536-1963, San Antonio, TX, 1963.
- Goldberg, Ira, Larry Goldberg, John Lavender, Yifu Che, Jason Villareal and Stephen Harvey, Goldberg Sale 93: the Pre-Long Beach Auction, Los Angeles: Goldberg Coins and Collectibles, 2016.