Silver eight reales of Mexico, 1822-1897

From CoinFactsWiki
Jump to: navigation, search

The "Cap and Ray" issues listed below are sorted in the order presented in Resplandores[1], that is, by mint, then date, then assayer. Overdates, though interesting, are not given a separate article and may be dealt with in the main article for that issue.

Iturbide issues

Alamos mint

Real del Catorce mint

Chihuahua mint

map of the mints of Chihuahua, adapted from Garcia Cubas, 1886

Culiacan mint

Durango mint

Estado de Mexico mint

Guadalajara mint

Guadalupe y Calvo mint

Guanajuato mint

Hermosillo mint

Mexico City mint

Oaxaca mint

Potosi mint

Zacatecas mint


  • Michael, Thomas, and Tracy L. Schmidt, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900, 9th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2019.
  • Buttrey, T. V., and Clyde Hubbard, A Guide Book of Mexican Coins, 1822 to date, 6th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 1992.
  • [1]Dunigan, Mike, and J. B. Parker, Resplandores: Cap and Ray 8 Reales of The Republic of Mexico, 1823-1897, Beverly Hills, CA: Superior Stamp & Coin, 1997.
  • Riddell, J. L., Monograph of the Silver Dollar, Mexico City, Sociedad Numismatica de Mexico, 1969 (reprint of 1845 original).
  • Utberg, Neil S., The Coins of Mexico, 1536-1963, San Antonio, TX, 1963.