Brazil 1743-B 6400 reis
"RARE DATE JOHN V ISSUE IN STUNNING CONDITION. João V gold 6400 Reis 1743B, MS64 NGC, highly attractive with gorgeous mint brilliance, light adjustment marks on both sides. Extremely rare in this sublime quality. From The H.R. Collection of Brazilian Gold Gems."This type was struck 1732-50 from Bahia and Rio.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Specification: 14.34 g, .917 fine gold, .423 troy oz AGW.
Catalog reference: Fr-46, KM 151.
- Cristiano Bierrenbach and Warren Tucker, Heritage World Coin Auction 3015, Dallas, TX: Heritage Auction Galleries, 2011.
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- Krause, Chester L., and Colin R. Bruce II, Standard Catalog of World Coins: Spain, Portugal and the New World, Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2002.
- Pimentel, Alvaro Mendes, Catálogo de Moedas Brasileiras de 1643 a 1962, 9a Ed., Rio de Janeiro, 1962.