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8 Pesos, Guatemala, 1864

8 Pesos, Guatemala, 1864

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 8 peso coin
Guatemala, 1864
Obverse Image: Bust of Rafael Carrera facing right
Obverse Text: RAFAEL CARRERA PTE DE LA RA DE GUATEMALA
Reverse Image: Arms with 3 mountains in the center
Reverse Text: GUATA RA SD O M PROTNE 1864
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
date made
1864
associated date
1864
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:.2 cm x 2.6 cm; 3/32 in x 1 1/32 in
ID Number
NU.68.159.1377
accession number
283645
catalog number
68.159.1377
Credit Line
Estate of Josiah K. Lilly
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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