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8 Escudos, Peru, 1834

8 Escudos, Peru, 1834

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 8 escudo coin
Peru, 1834
Obverse Image: Standing figure holding a shield and liberty cap facing right
Obverse Text: FIRME Y FELIZ POR LA UNION
Reverse Image: Arms with a horse in the center
Reverse Text: REPUBLICA PERUANA CUZCO 1834
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
Date made
1834
place made
Peru
place of issue
Peru
Physical Description
gold (overall metal)
0 (overall die axis)
0 (overall die axis measurement)
struck (overall production method)
Measurements
overall:.2 cm x 3.7 cm; 3/32 in x 1 15/32 in
ID Number
NU.68.159.2448
accession number
283645
catalog number
68.159.2448
Credit Line
Estate of Josiah K. Lilly
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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