8 Real, China, 1892

8 Real, China, 1892

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 8 reales coin,
Mexico, 1892
Obverse Image:Eagle with snake on cactus.
Obverse Text: REPUBLICA / MEXICANA
Reverse Image: Radiant Liberty cap with rays.
Reverse Text: LIBERTAD / 8R. / ZS. / 1892. / F.Z. / 10Ds. / 20Gs.
General Information: Assayer MH. Obverse: eagle facing; reverse: Liberty cap, mint, assayer, date. Several Chinese chops on obverse.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
Date made
1892
maker
Mexico City Mint
Mexican Republic
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 mm x 39.5 mm; 1/32 in x 1 9/16 in
ID Number
NU.NU60417.002
accession number
222037
catalog number
NU60417.002
Credit Line
Catherine Bullowa
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East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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