Netherlands 1918 10 cents
This type, listed for 1910-21 and 1925, superseded a similar type (KM 136) struck 1904-06 with a different hairstyle for the queen. Silver ten cents were struck in the Netherlands until 1941 and for the government-in-exile at the Denver, San Francisco and Philadelphia mints 1943-45. Postwar issues were in nickel. This type is common in worn condition but scarce nice.
Recorded mintage: 20,000,000.
Specification: 1.4 g, .640 fine silver, 15 mm diameter.
Catalog reference: KM 145, Sch-897.
- Peters, T., J. Scheper and J. Mevius, Muntalmanak 2014, 31e editie, Amsterdam: Nederlandse vereniging van munthandelaren, 2013.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000, 42nd ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2014.