8 Escudos, Chile, 1839

Description (Brief):

One (1) 8 escudo coin

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Chile, 1839

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Obverse Image: Crowned llama and condor flank coat of arms with star; palm fronds above

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Obverse Text: REPUBLICA DE CHILE 1839

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Reverse Image: Helmeted Liberty standing near pillar holding caduceus, cornucopia spilling fruit at her feet

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Reverse Text: IGUALIDAD ANTE DE LA LEI 8 E I J 21 Qs

Date Made: 1839Associated Date: 1839

Issuing Authority: Republic of Chile

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: ChilePlace Of Issue: Chile

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


Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Estate of Josiah K. Lilly

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.68.159.1847Accession Number: 283645Catalog Number: 68.159.1847

Object Name: coin

Physical Description: gold (overall metal)0 (overall die axis)0 (overall die axis measurement)struck (overall production method)Measurements: overall: .2 cm x 3.5 cm; 3/32 in x 1 3/8 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-e217-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1160190

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