Peru 1832-Cuz B 8 reales
This specimen is an 8 reales struck in 1832. This type was struck at Cuzco 1830-34 and is rather common; the complete span of Peru standing liberty eight reales runs 1825-55. Assayer B is recorded for the Cuzco mint 1832-33.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Specification: 27.07 grams, 0.903 fine silver, 0.786 troy oz ASW.
Catalog reference: KM-142.4.
- Ira and Larry Goldberg, Goldberg sale 72: The Pre-Long Beach Auction, Los Angeles, CA: Goldberg Coins & Collectibles, 2013.
- Elizondo, Carlos A., Eight Reales and Pesos of the New World, San Antonio, TX: 1968.
- Krause, Chester L, and Clifford Mishler, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800, 3rd ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2002.