Colombia 1827-B RR peso oro
The first specimen was lot 34189 in Ponterio sale 177 (Chicago, August 2013), where it sold for $474. The catalog description noted, "COLOMBIA. Peso, 1827-RR. Bogotá Mint. NGC AU-55." This type was issued at the Bogotá mint 1825-36 but this is the only date for assayer RR.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Specification: 1.69 g, .875 fine gold, .047 troy oz AGW.
Catalog reference: Fr-73; KM-84.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900, 7th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2012.
- 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.
- Restrepo, Jorge Emilio, Monedas de Colombia, 1619-2006, Medellin, Colombia: Impresiones Rojo, 2006.
- Ponterio, Richard, Ponterio sale 177: The August 2013 Chicago ANA Auction, World Coins, Irvine, CA: Stack's Bowers, LLC, 2013.