8 Escudos, Colombia, 1761

8 Escudos, Colombia, 1761

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 8 escudo coin
Colombia, 1761
Obverse Image: Portrait of Ferdinand VI
Obverse Text: CARLS III / D / G / HISPAN / ET / IND / REX / 1761
Reverse Image: Crowned arms with Order chain.
Reverse Text: PN / NOMINA / MAGNA / SEQUOR / J
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
Date made
1761
ruler
Charles III
place made
Colombia
place of issue
Colombia
Physical Description
struck (overall production method)
gold (overall metal)
0 (overall die axis)
0 (overall die axis measurement)
Measurements
overall:.1 cm x 3.7 cm; 1/32 in x 1 15/32 in
ID Number
NU.68.159.1898
accession number
283645
catalog number
68.159.1898
Credit Line
Estate of Josiah K. Lilly
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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