Mexico 1784-Mo FF 2 reales
This specimen is one of a series minted 1773-89 in Mexico City during the reign of Charles III. The date is common, tho a very rare error exists with the obverse legend spelled "DEI GRTIA." Assayer FF is recorded for 1778-86. The Mexico City mint, opened in 1538, is still in operation.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Specification: 6.77 g, .903 fine silver, .196 troy oz ASW.
Catalog reference: KM 88.2.
- Harper, David C. [Ed.], North American Coins & Prices, 17th Ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2007.