8 Escudos, Ecuador, 1838

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One (1) 8 escudo coin

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Quito, Ecuador, 1838

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Obverse Image: Bust of Liberty facing left

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Obverse Text: EL PODER IN LA CONSTITUCION 21 Qs 8E 1838

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Reverse Image: Sun over two mountains with a valley in between

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Date Made: 1838

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: Ecuador: Pichincha, QuitoEcuador

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.68.159.1358Accession Number: 283645Catalog Number: 68.159.1358

Object Name: Coin

Physical Description: gold (overall material)Measurements: diameter: 35.2 mm; 1 3/8 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-1cfb-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_761358

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