Colombia 1834-B RS peso oro
This type was struck 1825-30 and 1834-36 at Bogotá. This type is common. This specimen was lot 6256 in Stack's Bowers NYINC sale (New York, January 2017), where it sold for $176.25. The catalog description noted, "COLOMBIA. Peso, 1834-RS. Bogotá Mint. NGC AU-58. Early Republic of Colombia type. Toned and pleasant with just a bit of wear to highest points. A few light bag marks but predominately untouched and handsome."
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.
- Restrepo, Jorge Emilio, Monedas de Colombia, 1619-2006, Medellin, Colombia: Impresiones Rojo, 2006.
- Ponterio, Richard, The January 2017 NYINC Sale: Ancient Coins, World Coins & Paper Money, featuring the Richard Stuart Collection, Santa Ana, CA: Stack's Bowers LLC, 2016.