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8 Escudos, Colombia, 1769

8 Escudos, Colombia, 1769

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 8 escudo coin
Colombia, 1769
Obverse Image: Portrait of Charles III
Obverse Text: CARLS III / D / G / HISPAN / ET / IND / REX / 1769
Reverse Image: Crowned arms with Order chain.
Reverse Text: NP / NOMINA / MAGNA / SEQUOR / J
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Object Name
Date made
associated date
Charles III
place made
Colombia: Cauca, Popayán
place of issue
Physical Description
gold (overall metal)
0 (overall die axis)
0 (overall die axis measurement)
struck (overall production method)
overall:.2 cm x 3.7 cm; 3/32 in x 1 15/32 in
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
Estate of Josiah K. Lilly
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Josiah K. Lilly Jr. Collection
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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