Spain 1602-Seg maravedi KM-2.3
This specimen was lot 24886 in Stack's Bowers NYINC sale (New York, January 2018), where it sold for $105. The catalog description noted, "SPAIN. Maravedi, 1602. Segovia Mint. Philip III (1598-1621). PCGS EF-45 Secure Holder. SCARCE type. Good strike with nice even brown surfaces." This type is rather scarce, being struck 1598-99 and 1602 only. Also, a lion/castle type (Cayón 4196 and 4197) is known for 1602. Thirty four maravedis made a real.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Catalog reference: Cayón-4194, KM-2.3; Cal-Type 233 #858.
- Cayón, Adolfo, Clemente Cayón and Juan Cayón, Las Monedas Españolas, del Tremis al Euro: del 411 a Nuestros Dias, vol. 1, Madrid: Cayón-Jano S.L., 2005.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1601-1700, 6th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2014.
- Ponterio, Richard, Kyle Ponterio, John Kraljevich and Cris Chatigny, The January 2018 NYINC Sale: Ancient Coins, World Coins & Paper Money, featuring the Eldorado Collection of Colombian and Ecuadorian Coins, Santa Ana, CA: Stack's Bowers LLC, 2017.