Spain 1720-B 2 maravedis

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Aureo sale 261, lot 280
from the Mountain Groan Collection
Spain 1720B 2 maravedis rev DSLR.jpg
The first specimen was lot 280 in Aureo sale 261 (Barcelona, July 2014), where it sold for €25 (about US$40 including buyer's fees). The catalog description[1] noted,
"1720. Felipe V. Barcelona. 2 maravedís. Bonita pátina. MBC+. (Philip V, 1700-46, two maravedis of 1720, Barcelona mint. Nice patina, very fine or better.)"
This type was issued in Barcelona, Zaragoza and Valencia 1718-20 for Philip V. The SCWC lists the type as common but does not show a photo.

Recorded mintage: unknown.

Specification: copper.

Catalog reference: Cayón-8066a, KM 302.1, Cal. 1942.


  • 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.
  • 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.
  • [1]Sisó, Teresa, Eduardo Domingo and Lluís Lalana, Subasta Pública 261, Barcelona: Aureo y Calicó Subastas, 2014.
  • Krause, Chester L., and Colin R. Bruce II, Standard Catalog of World Coins: Spain, Portugal and the New World, Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2002.

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