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Revision as of 23:54, 14 December 2018

Heritage sale 3024, lot 23644
photo courtesy Heritage Auction Galleries

This specimen was lot 23644 in Heritage sale 3024 (Chicago, April 2013), where it did not sell. The catalog description[1] noted, "Carlos III gold 2 Escudos 1781-JJ Nuevo Reino, MS61 NGC, well-struck and attractive with nearly full mint luster. Very scarce when certified as mint state." This type was struck at Nuevo Reino (Bogotá) and Popayán 1772-84 and is probably the most common two escudos of colonial Latin America.

Recorded mintage: unknown.

Specification: 6.77 g, .901 fine gold, .196 troy oz AGW.

Catalog reference: KM 49.1, Fr-15.

Source:

  • Restrepo, Jorge Emilio, Monedas de Colombia, 1619-2006, Medellin, Colombia: Impresiones Rojo, 2006.
  • Friedberg, Arthur L. and Ira S. Friedberg, Gold Coins of the World, From Ancient Times to the Present, 7th ed., Clifton, NJ: Coin and Currency Institute, 2003.
  • Michael, Thomas, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800, 7th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2016.
  • [1]Bierrenbach, Cristiano, Warren Tucker and David Michaels, Heritage World and Ancient Coins Auction 3024, featuring the Kairos and Elizabeth McPhall Charters Collections, Dallas: Heritage Auction Galleries, 2013.

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