8 Escudos, Peru, 1738

8 Escudos, Peru, 1738

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 8 escudo coin
Peru, 1738
Obverse Image: Cross
Obverse Text: N/A
Reverse Image: Arms
Reverse Text: PVA
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
Date made
1738
ruler
Philip V King of Spain
mint
Lima
place made
Peru
place of issue
Peru
Physical Description
gold (overall metal)
0 (overall die axis)
0 (overall die axis measurement)
hammered (overall production method)
Measurements
overall:.3 cm x 2.96 cm; 1/8 in x 1 5/32 in
ID Number
NU.68.159.2371
accession number
283645
catalog number
68.159.2371
Credit Line
Estate of Josiah K. Lilly
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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