8 Escudos, Colombia, 1759

8 Escudos, Colombia, 1759

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 8 escudo coin
Colombia, 1759
Obverse Image: Bust of Ferdinand VI facing right
Obverse Text: FERDND VI DG HISPAN ET IND REX 1759
Reverse Image: Arms
Reverse Text: NP NOMINA MAGNA SEQUOR R
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Coin
Date made
1759
associated date
1759
ruler
Ferdinand VI King of Spain
place made
Colombia
Colombia: Cauca, Popayán
place of issue
Colombia
Physical Description
gold (overall metal)
0 (overall die axis)
0 (overall die axis measurement)
struck (overall production method)
Measurements
overall:.1 cm x 3.8 cm; 1/32 in x 1 1/2 in
ID Number
NU.68.159.1318
accession number
283645
catalog number
68.159.1318
Credit Line
Estate of Josiah K. Lilly
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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