8 Escudos, Chile, 1833

8 Escudos, Chile, 1833

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 8 escudo coin
Chile, 1833
Obverse Image: 2 erupting volcanoes flank a sun surrounded by laurels
Obverse Text: EL ESTADO D CHILE CONSTIT INDEPENDIENTE 1833
Reverse Image: 2 Crossed flags surrounded by laurels
Reverse Text: POR LA RAZON O LA FUERZA 8 E I
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
Date made
1833
issuing authority
Republic of Chile
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.68.159.1838
accession number
283645
catalog number
68.159.1838
Credit Line
Estate of Josiah K. Lilly
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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