Peru 1830-Cuz G 1/2 real
Half reales were struck at the Cuzco mint in 1830, while the republic was still intact. There is one overdate known for this year, that of 1830/28. In this year the mint name was written with some of the letters overlapping. The Cuzco mint operated intermittently through its history but was busiest in the 1820's and 1830's.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Specification: 1.69 g, 903 fine silver, 0.0490 troy oz ASW.
Catalog reference: KM 144.2.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900, 7th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2012.