Spain 1702-S M 8 escudos

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Sedwick Treasure auction 26, lot 1098

This specimen was lot 1098 in Sedwick Treasure Auction 26 (Winter Park, FL, November 2019), where it sold for $4,760. The catalog description[1] noted, "Seville, Spain, milled gold 8 escudos, Philip V, 1702M, NGC AU 50, finest and only example in NGC census. Much luster for the grade, centers slightly weak, off-center obverse, scarce second date of type." This type was struck at Seville 1701-19.

Recorded mintage: unknown.

Specification: 27.07 g, .917 fine gold.

Catalog reference: CT-159; KM-260. Cayón-9883.

Source:

  • Michael, Thomas, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800, 7th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2016.
  • 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.
  • Calicó, Xavier, Numismática Española: Catálogo General con Precios de Todas las Monedas Españolas Acuñadas desde Los Reyes Católicos Hasta Juan Carlos I, 1474 a 2001, Barcelona: Aureo & Calicó, 2008.
  • Friedberg, Arthur L. and Ira S. Friedberg, Gold Coins of the World, From Ancient Times to the Present, 7th ed., Clifton, NJ: Coin and Currency Institute, 2003.
  • [1]Sedwick, Daniel Frank, Augi Garcia and Cori Sedwick Downing, Treasure Auction 26, Winter Park, FL: Daniel Frank Sedwick LLC, 2019.

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