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FIRST SILVER DOLLAR~1772-1821~from THE WASHINGTON MINT - 1807-Mo T.H.
SILVER 8 REALES~SPANISH COLONIAL MILLED~MEXICO - CAROLUS IIII~PILLAR
DOLLAR~PIECES OF EIGHT - GREAT GRADE - BEAUTIFUL LIGHT RAINBOW TONING~OBV -
CHOP MARKS - BLUE VELVETEEN DISPLAY BOX - AWESOME!!
You are bidding on a1807 MEXICO SILVER 8 REALES~SPANISH COLONIAL~AMERICA'S FIRST SILVER DOLLAR - AWESOME!!
Highly sought after coin!!
Minted at The Mexico City Mint
Composition: .903 silver
ASW: .7859 ozt
Ruler: Charles (Carolus) IIII
OBV: Armored Bust of Charles (Carolus) IIII
REV: Crowned Arms & Pillars
EDGE: Chain links
BEAUTIFUL RARE SILVER COIN!!
chop-marks are counter-stamps of Chinese businessmen, Chinese banks or
Bullion Houses. Once a coin was chopped, the coin became a Chinese
coin accepted as "coin of the realm". Merchants and bankers chopped
each coin they handled. It became a type of endorsement guaranteeing
Rounded busted coins Charles III – Ferdinand VII (1772 - 1821)
1771, Charles III changed the type of silver coins minted and the
following year, the first coins known as bust coins appeared, named for
the bust of the monarch on the front. As for the gold coins, the wig
engravings were abandoned, bringing the design closer to that of the
the need for fractional currency, during the reign of Ferdinand VII the
quarter-real in silver and the half-escudo in gold were introduced.
Copper minting was resumed in denominations of two-quarters,
one-quarter, and one-eighth real coins.
last monarchs who ruled New Spain, Charles IV and Ferdinand VII, were
faced with the decline of the Spanish Empire relative to other European
powers. This, combined with internal conflicts caused by social
inequalities and the Crown’s authoritarian regime, led to Mexico's
These Eight Reales were minted between 1772 and 1826, the beginning of American silver coinage.
"piece of 8," as the coin is often called, had a value of 8 reales.
Merchants would break the coin into eight pieces, each commonly know as a
"bit," allowing for purchases of other than whole dollar amounts.
With silver & gold at record highs and rising, these are great investments!!
Value will continue to go up.
This is a MUST have for ALL collectors!!!!
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