Guatemala 1881 centavo
This type was struck in Guatemala the one year only. It represents another attempt to introduce decimal currency, which was not fully implemented until 1912. Five and ten centavos of similar design were issued in 1881. None were successful and were superseded by the seated liberty type (KM 205.1).
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Catalog reference: KM 202.
- Robinson, Charles, The Coins of Central America, 1733-1965, San Benito, TX: 1965.
- Michael, Thomas, and Tracy L. Schmidt, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900, 9th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2019.