8 Escudos - Fernando VII

Features

Issuer Mexico
King Ferdinand VII (1808-1821)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1808-1812
Value 8 Escudos (128)
Currency Real (1535-1897)
Composition Gold (.875)
Weight 26.98 g
Diameter 37 mm
Shape Round
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 15007
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References KM# 160
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 5 more volumes.

Obverse

Bust facing right

Script: Latin

Lettering:
FERDIN•VII•D•G•
HISP•ET IND•R•
•1809•

Translation: Fernando 7th King of Spain and the Indies by the grace of God

Reverse

Crown above shield

Script: Latin

Lettering:
IN•UTROQ•FELIX•
•AUSPICE•DEO
8 S
•Mo• •HJ•

Translation:
With happiness in both under the look of God
8 Escudos
Mexico City HJ

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
1808 TH $ 2600 $ 3996
1809 HJ $ 2383 $ 4355
1810 HJ $ 2930 $ 3955
1811 HJ Over-date 1811/0 exists.
1811 HJ Over-initial H/T in HJ exists.
1811 JJ
1812 JJ

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Past sales

Pictures Sale Date Version Grade Price
Picture 1 of a sold 8 Escudos - Fernando VIIPicture 1 of a sold 8 Escudos - Fernando VIIPicture 1 of a sold 8 Escudos - Fernando VIIPicture 1 of a sold 8 Escudos - Fernando VII
Heritage Auctions
2022 January 18 - 19 NYINC World Coins Signature Auction 3098
Lot 34137
Internet Archive
Jan 18, 2022 1808 TH UNC
(NGC MS61)
USD 4320.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 8 Escudos - Fernando VIIPicture 1 of a sold 8 Escudos - Fernando VIIPicture 1 of a sold 8 Escudos - Fernando VIIPicture 1 of a sold 8 Escudos - Fernando VII
Heritage Auctions
2019 September 5 - 9 Long Beach Expo World & Ancient Coins Signature Auction - Long Beach 3076
Lot 31963
Internet Archive
Sep 5, 2019 1808 TH UNC
(NGC MS63)
USD 4560.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 8 Escudos - Fernando VIIPicture 1 of a sold 8 Escudos - Fernando VIIPicture 1 of a sold 8 Escudos - Fernando VIIPicture 1 of a sold 8 Escudos - Fernando VII
Heritage Auctions
2021 May 6 - 7 World and Ancient Coins Platinum Night Auction - Dallas 3091
Lot 32685
Internet Archive
May 6, 2021 1808 TH AU
(NGC AU58)
USD 2880.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 8 Escudos - Fernando VIIPicture 1 of a sold 8 Escudos - Fernando VIIPicture 1 of a sold 8 Escudos - Fernando VIIPicture 1 of a sold 8 Escudos - Fernando VIIPicture 1 of a sold 8 Escudos - Fernando VII
Heritage Auctions
2021 March 25 - 27 The Paramount Collection World & Ancient Coins Signature Auction - Dallas 3096
Lot 30412
Internet Archive
Mar 25, 2021 1808 TH AU
(NGC AU58)
USD 4080.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 8 Escudos - Fernando VIIPicture 1 of a sold 8 Escudos - Fernando VIIPicture 1 of a sold 8 Escudos - Fernando VIIPicture 1 of a sold 8 Escudos - Fernando VII
Heritage Auctions
Thursday World & Ancient Coins Weekly Online Auction 231942
Lot 63412
Internet Archive
Oct 17, 2019 1808 TH AU
(NGC AU58)
USD 1560.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 8 Escudos - Fernando VIIPicture 1 of a sold 8 Escudos - Fernando VII
Heritage Auctions
Thursday World & Ancient Coins Weekly Online Only Auction 231923
Lot 61257
Internet Archive
Jun 6, 2019 1808 TH AU
(NGC AU Details (Obverse Damage))
USD 1260.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 8 Escudos - Fernando VIIPicture 1 of a sold 8 Escudos - Fernando VII
Heritage Auctions
Wednesday & Thursday World & Ancient Coins Weekly Online Auction 232035
Lot 64383
Internet Archive
Aug 26, 2020 1808 TH USD 1650.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 8 Escudos - Fernando VIIPicture 1 of a sold 8 Escudos - Fernando VIIPicture 1 of a sold 8 Escudos - Fernando VIIPicture 1 of a sold 8 Escudos - Fernando VII
Heritage Auctions
2022 May 5 - 7 Central States World Coins & Ancient Coins Platinum Session and Signature® Auction 3099
Lot 32208
Internet Archive
May 5, 2022 1809 HJ UNC
(NGC MS62)
USD 4560.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 8 Escudos - Fernando VIIPicture 1 of a sold 8 Escudos - Fernando VIIPicture 1 of a sold 8 Escudos - Fernando VIIPicture 1 of a sold 8 Escudos - Fernando VII
Heritage Auctions
2022 January 18 - 19 NYINC World Coins Signature Auction 3098
Lot 34138
Internet Archive
Jan 18, 2022 1809 HJ UNC
(NGC MS62)
USD 4560.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 8 Escudos - Fernando VIIPicture 1 of a sold 8 Escudos - Fernando VIIPicture 1 of a sold 8 Escudos - Fernando VIIPicture 1 of a sold 8 Escudos - Fernando VII
Heritage Auctions
2021 January 21 - 22 NYINC World & Ancient Coins Platinum & Signature Auction - Dallas 3089
Lot 33082
Internet Archive
Jan 21, 2021 1809 HJ UNC
(NGC MS61)
USD 4320.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
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