Honduras 1844-T G 2 reales
Two reales were struck intermittently using good silver at Tegucigalpa, Honduras, during 1825-32. Various types of debased silver were issued until 1854. All are scarce and rare in nice condition. This specimen was part of lot 35435 in Heritage sale 3038 (Dallas, January 2015), which sold for $376. The catalog description noted, "Central American Republic Lot of Nine Provisional 2 Reales Coins, Various dates and grades, some duplication. A most intriguing study group. All come with old Freeman Craig coin tags." This date is also known with assayer F.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Specification: .200 fine silver.
Catalog reference: KM-19a.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900, 7th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2012.
- Bierrenbach, Cristiano, Warren Tucker and David Michaels, Heritage Signature Auction 3038, featuring the Empire, the Santa Catarina, the Law and the Santa Maria Collections, Dallas, TX: Heritage Auction Galleries, 2014.