Chile 1795-So DA 2 reales
This specimen was lot 1344 in Sedwick sale 12 (Winter Park, FL, October 2012), where it sold for $188.80. The catalog description noted, "Santiago, Chile, bust 2 reales, Charles IV, 1795DA. Sharp VF with luster and toning around details, off-center strike." This type was issued from Santiago 1792-1808 and, tho not common, is less rare than preceding types.
Recorded mintage: 58,000.
Specification: 6.77 g, .896 fine silver, .195 troy oz AGW, this specimen 6.5 grams.
Catalog reference: KM-59; CT-1042.
- Sedwick, Daniel F., Augi Garcia and Cori Sedwick Downing, Treasure Auction #12, Winter Park, FL: Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC, 2012.
- Cayón, Adolfo, Clemente Cayón and Juan Cayón, Las Monedas Españolas, del Tremis al Euro: del 411 a Nuestros Dias, 2 volumes, Madrid: Cayón-Jano S.L., 2005.
- Michael, Thomas, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800, 7th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2016.