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8 Escudos, Chile, 1790

8 Escudos, Chile, 1790

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 8 escudo coin
Chile, 1790
Obverse Image: Bust of king facing right
Obverse Text: CAROL IV DG HISP ET IND R 1790
Reverse Image: Arms
Reverse Text: S NOMINA MAGNA SEQUOR
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Coin
date made
1790
associated date
1790
place made
Chile
place of issue
Chile
Physical Description
gold (overall metal)
0 (overall die axis)
0 (overall die axis measurement)
struck (overall production method)
Measurements
overall:.2 cm x 3.6 cm; 3/32 in x 1 13/32 in
ID Number
NU.68.159.1801
accession number
283645
catalog number
68.159.1801
Credit Line
Estate of Josiah K. Lilly
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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