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8 Escudos, Mexico, 1733

8 Escudos, Mexico, 1733

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 8 escudo coin
Mexico, 1733
Obverse Image: Portrait of Felipe V.
Obverse Text: PHILIP / V / D / G / HISPAN / ET / IND / REX / 1733
Reverse Image: Spanish royal coat of arms.
Reverse Text: 8 / MF / M / INITIUM SAPINTIAE TIMOR DOMINI
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
date made
1733
associated date
1733
ruler
Philip V King of Spain
maker
Mexico City Mint
place made
Mexico
place of issue
Mexico
Physical Description
gold (overall metal)
0 (overall die axis)
0 (overall die axis measurement)
struck (overall production method)
Measurements
overall:.2 cm x 3.6 cm; 3/32 in x 1 13/32 in
ID Number
NU.68.159.1390
accession number
283645
catalog number
68.159.1390
Credit Line
Estate of Josiah K. Lilly
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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