Mexico 1832-Mo JM real

From CoinFactsWiki
Jump to: navigation, search
Heritage sale 3029, lot 31669
Mexico 1832Mo real rev H3029-31669.jpg

This specimen was lot 31669 in Heritage sale 3029 (New York, January 2014), where it sold for $158.63. The catalog description[1] noted, "Republic Real 1832 Mo-JM, MS64 NGC. Sharply struck with bold design features, the surfaces display a rich blend of silvery-gray patina and mint luster." This specimen was struck at the Mexico City mint in 1830. This mint has operated since 1535, with one reals known for 1825-63. Assayer JM is recorded for 1823-32. The issues of Mexico City, along with Zacatecas and Guanajuato, are generally common.

Recorded mintage: unknown.

Specification: 3.38 g, .903 fine silver, .099 troy oz ASW.

Catalog reference: KM 372.8.

Source:

  • Michael, Thomas, and Tracy L. Schmidt, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900, 9th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2019.
  • Buttrey, T. V., and Clyde Hubbard, A Guide Book of Mexican Coins, 1822 to date, 6th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 1992.
  • [1]Bierrenbach, Cristiano, Stuart Levine and Bruce Lorich, Heritage World and Ancient Coins Auction 3029, featuring Selections from the Eric P. Newman Collection, Part III, Dallas, TX: Heritage Auction Galleries, 2013.

Link to: