8 Escudos, Chile, 1808

8 Escudos, Chile, 1808

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 8 escudo coin
Chile, 1808
Obverse Image: Bust of king facing right
Obverse Text: FERDINAND VII DG HISP ET IND R 1808
Reverse Image: Arms
Reverse Text: IN UTROQ FELIX AUSPICE DEO
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
Date made
1808
associated date
1808
head of government
Ferdinand VII King of Spain
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 3.7 cm; 3/32 in x 1 15/32 in
ID Number
NU.68.159.1818
accession number
283645
catalog number
68.159.1818
Credit Line
Estate of Josiah K. Lilly
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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