Mexico 1786-Mo FM real
Shown is an 1786MoFM real, one of a type struck in Mexico 1774-89. Assayer FM is recorded for the years 1785-1802. This specimen was lot 22755, in Stack's Bowers ANA Auction (Denver, CO, August 2017), where it sold for $376. The catalog description noted, "MEXICO. Real, 1786-FM. Charles III (1760-88). NGC MS-61. SCARCE date. Sharply struck." The SCWC does not award this date any premium.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Specification: 3.38 g, .896 fine silver, .098 troy oz ASW.
Catalog reference: KM 78.2a.
- Harper, David C. [Ed.], North American Coins & Prices, 17th Ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2007.
- Ponterio, Richard, Kyle Ponterio and Chris Chatigny, The August 2017 Denver ANA Auction: Ancients, Selections from The Richard Stuart Collection & World Coins, Santa Ana, CA: Stack's Bowers LLC, 2017.