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8 Real, China, 1880

8 Real, China, 1880

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 8 real coin,
Mexico, 1880
Obverse Image:Eagle with snake on cactus.
Obverse Text: REPUBLICA / MEXICANA
Reverse Image: Radiant Liberty cap with rays.
Reverse Text: LIBERTAD / 8R. / CA. / 1880. / M.H. / 10Ds. / 20Gs.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
date made
1880
associated date
1880
place made
Mexico
associated place
China
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 9.5 mm x 39.5 mm; 3/8 in x 1 9/16 in
ID Number
NU.79.112.CM02179
accession number
1979.1263
catalog number
79.112.CM02179
Credit Line
Chase Manhattan Bank
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East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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