Colombia 1847-B 1 real
"Bogotá-Nueva Granada 1 Real 1847, AU58 ANACS. Bogotá. One-year type similar to the patterns of 1848 but a much more crude local rendition than the European efforts. Well struck with somewhat colorful old toning, easily the finest we recall. From The Dana Roberts Collection."
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Specification: 2.70 g, 0.900 fine silver, 0.0781 oz silver.
Catalog reference: Craig 155, KM 103.
- Heritage Auctions 2011 April Rosemont Signature World and Ancient Coins (CICF) Auction #3014, Houston, TX: Heritage Auction Galleries, 2011.
- 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.