Mexico 1859-Do CP 8 reales

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from the Stack's Bowers 2017 ANA sale, lot 22806
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This specimen was lot 22806 in Stack's Bowers ANA Auction (Denver, CO, August 2017), where it sold for $352.50. The catalog description[1] noted, "MEXICO. 8 Reales, 1859-DoCP. PCGS MS-63 Secure Holder. An exceptionally well centered and struck up example with virtually mark free surfaces and attractive toning." The Durango mint struck eight reales 1824-95 and this date is listed as fairly common.

Recorded mintage: unknown.

Specification: 27.07 g, .903 fine silver, .786 troy oz ASW.

Catalog reference: KM-377.4; DP-Do39.

Source:

  • Buttrey, T. V., and Clyde Hubbard, A Guide Book of Mexican Coins, 1822 to date, 6th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 1992.
  • Dunigan, Mike, and J. B. Parker, Resplandores: Cap and Ray 8 Reales of The Republic of Mexico, 1823-1897, Beverly Hills, CA: Superior Stamp & Coin, 1997.
  • [1]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.
  • Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900, 7th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2012.
  • Utberg, Neil S., The Coins of Mexico, 1536-1963, San Antonio, TX, 1963.

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