Honduras 1884 25 centavos
This specimen was lot 1107 in Sedwick sale 25 (Winter Park, FL, May 2019), where it sold for $190.40. The catalog description noted, "Honduras, 25 centavos, 1884, NGC AU 55, ex-Roberts (stated on label). KM-50. Lustrous and choice for type, practically no wear. NGC #4724563-015. Pedigreed to the Dana Roberts collection." This type is listed for 1883-1908 and priced fairly low but choice specimens are few. The fineness was reduced to 835 thousandths in 1899.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Specification: 6.25 g, .900 fine silver.
Catalog reference: KM 50; Y 23.
- Michael, Thomas, and Tracy L. Schmidt, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900, 9th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2019.
- Sedwick, Daniel Frank, Augi Garcia and Cori Sedwick Downing, Treasure Auction 25, Winter Park, FL: Daniel Frank Sedwick LLC, 2019.