Mexico 1891-Ga JS 8 reales

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Stack's Bowers 2015 NYINC sale, lot 4099
Mexico Stacks Jan15-4099r.jpg

This specimen was lot 4099 in Stack's-Bowers NYINC sale (New York, January 2015), where it sold for $75. The catalog description[1] noted, "MEXICO. 8 Reales, 1891-GaJS. NGC MS-62. Toned. Sharp details." The Guadalajara mint produced large quantities of eight reales 1825-95 and most later dates are readily available, including this one. Assayer JS is listed for 1885-95.

Recorded mintage: 1,507,000.

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

Catalog reference: KM-377.6.

Source:

  • Michael, Thomas, and Tracy L. Schmidt, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900, 9th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2019.
  • [1]Ponterio, Richard, The January 2015 NYINC Auction: Ancient Coins, World Coins & Paper Money, Featuring the John W. Adams and Ray Czabor Collections, Irvine, CA: Stack's Bowers LLC, 2014.

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