8 Escudos, Peru, 1742

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One (1) 8 escudo coin

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Peru, 1742

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Obverse Image: Cross

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Obverse Text: N/A

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Reverse Image: Arms

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Reverse Text: PVA

Date Made: 1742

Ruler: Philip V King of SpainMint: Lima

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: PeruPlace Of Issue: Peru

See more items in: Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection, Josiah K. Lilly Jr. Collection


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Credit Line: Estate of Josiah K. Lilly

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.68.159.2375Accession Number: 283645Catalog Number: 68.159.2375

Object Name: coin

Physical Description: gold (overall metal)0 (overall die axis)0 (overall die axis measurement)hammered (overall production method)Measurements: overall: .37 cm x 2.62 cm; 5/32 in x 1 1/32 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-bb8e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1140493

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