Argentina 1824-RA DS real
"Argentina (La Rioja), 1 real, 1824DS, encapsulated ANACS EF 40, ex-Dana Roberts collection, rare. Nice strike (especially the sunface), with hint of luster in fields."This one real, tho rare as stated, is not from La Rioja but from Rio de la Plata, the region around Buenos Aires. The contemporary two soles is much more available.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Specification: 3.38 g, .896 fine silver, .097 troy oz ASW.
Catalog reference: KM 17.
- Michael, Thomas, and Tracy L. Schmidt, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900, 9th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2019.
- Janson, Hector Carlos, La Moneda Circulante En El Territorio Argentino, 1767-1998, Buenos Aires, 1998.
- Sedwick, Daniel Frank, Augi Garcia and Cori Sedwick Downing, Treasure Auction 11, Winter Park, FL: Daniel Frank Sedwick LLC, 2012.