Spain 1798-M MF escudo
This type was struck for Spain in Madrid 1788-1801 and 1807 and is common. Assayer MF is recorded for 1788-1800.
Recorded mintage: unknown but common.
Specification: 3.38 g, .875 fine gold, .095 troy oz AGW.
Catalog reference: Fr-298; KM-434.
- Michael, Thomas, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800, 7th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2016.
- 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.