MEXICO, Colonial. Carlos IV.
|Sale: CNG 82, Lot: 1339. Estimate $2000.
Closing Date: Wednesday, 16 September 2009.
Sold For $2000. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
King of Spain, 1788-1808. AV 8 Escudos. Mexico City mint; Tomás Butrón Miranda and Enrique Buenaventura Azorín, assayers. Dated 1805. Armored and draped bust right, wearing Order of the Golden Fleece; date below / Crowned Spanish coat-of-arms; mark of value on either side; all within Order of the Golden Fleece; mintmark and assayers’ initials in exergue. ME 14592; SCM 159. In NGC slab graded MS 63, lustrous.