8 Escudos, Colombia, 1770

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One (1) 8 escudo coin, Charles III

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Santa Fe De Bogota, Colombia, 1770

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Obverse Image: Portrait of Charles III.

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Obverse Text: CAROLUS III / D / G / HISP / ET / IND / REX / 1770

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Reverse Image: Crowned arms with Order chain.

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Reverse Text: IN / UTROQ / FELIX / AUSPICE / DEO / V / I / N / R

Date Made: 1770Associated Date: 1770

Head Of Government: Charles IIIRuler: Charles III

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: Colombia

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.68.159.1330Catalog Number: 68.159.1330Accession Number: 283645

Object Name: coin

Physical Description: gold (overall material)0 (overall die axis)0 (overall die axis measurement)struck (overall production method)Measurements: overall: .2 cm x 3.8 cm; 3/32 in x 1 1/2 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-b674-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_945508

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