Brazil 1803-B 640 reis
This specimen was one of a type struck at the Bahia mint 1799-1805. It would have traded for two-thirds of a Spanish milled dollar.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Specification: 17.76 g, .917 fine silver, .523 troy oz ASW.
Catalog reference: KM 231.2.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900, 7th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2012.
- Pimentel, Alvaro Mendes, Catálogo de Moedas Brasileiras de 1643 a 1962, 9a Ed., Rio de Janeiro, 1962.