Mexico 1779-Mo FF 4 reales
Shown is an 1779MoFF four reales, one of a type struck in Mexico 1774-84. Assayer FF is recorded for the years 1778-84. The four reales is the scarcest of the colonial denominations and when found, is usually in low grade. The specimen shown is better than average.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Specification: 13.54 g, .903 fine silver, .393 troy oz ASW.
Catalog reference: KM 97.2.
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- Harris, Robert P., Pillars & Portraits, San José, CA: Bonanza Press, 1968.