Mexico 1822-Mo JM 8 reales KM 304
The specimen shown is one of the more common varieties of Iturbide eight reales of Mexico. It is known for 1822 only; other types (KM 305 thru KM 309) are are known for 1822-23. Distinctive to this type is the forward facing eagle.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Specification: 27.07 g, .903 fine silver.
Catalog reference: KM 304.
- Michael, Thomas, and Tracy L. Schmidt, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900, 9th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2019.