8 Escudos, Guatemala, 1808

8 Escudos, Guatemala, 1808

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 8 escudo coin
Guatemala, 1808
Obverse Image: Bust of Ferdinand VII facing right
Obverse Text: FERDIND VII DG HISP ET IND R 1808
Reverse Image: Coat of Arms
Reverse Text: IN UTROQ FELIX AUSPICE DEO NG M 8S
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
Date made
1808
ruler
Ferdinand VII King of Spain
place made
Guatemala
place of issue
Guatemala
Physical Description
gold (overall metal)
0 (overall die axis)
0 (overall die axis measurement)
struck (overall production method)
Measurements
overall:.18 cm x 3.71 cm; 1/16 in x 1 15/32 in
ID Number
NU.68.159.1373
accession number
283645
catalog number
68.159.1373
Credit Line
Estate of Josiah K. Lilly
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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