8 Reales - Fernando VI

Features

Issuer New Spain (Mexico)
King Ferdinand VI (1746-1759)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1747-1760
Value 8 Reales
Currency Real (1535-1897)
Composition Silver (.917)
Weight 27.07 g
Diameter 39 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Demonetized Yes
Number
N#
15060
References KM# 104,
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, United States.
And 5 more volumes.
KM# 104.1,
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, United States.
And 5 more volumes.
KM# 104.2
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, United States.
And 5 more volumes.

Obverse

Crowned arms shield flanked by value and initials.

Script: Latin

Lettering:
FERDND·VI·D·G·HISPAN·ET IND·REX
·
M
F 8

Translation:
Fernando 6th by the grace of God King of Spain and the Indies
MF 8 Reales

Reverse

Crowned hemispheres flanked by crowned pillars.

Script: Latin

Lettering:
VTRAQUE VNUM
Mo 1752 Mo

Translation:
Both as one
Further beyond

Mint

Mintmark of Mexican Mint (Mo) Mexican Mint (Casa de Moneda de México), Mexico, Mexico (1535-date)

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1747 MF Photo $ 2000 7% KM#104.1 (Royal crown)
1748 MF Photo $ 320 $ 530 $ 4800 11% KM#104.1 (Royal crown) overdate variety exists
1749 MF Photo $ 400 $ 410 $ 520 $ 3000 8% KM#104.1 (Royal crown)
1750 MF Photo $ 260 $ 680 $ 2500 14% KM#104.1 (Royal crown)
1751 MF Photo $ 370 $ 440 $ 680 7% KM#104.1 (Royal crown) overdate variety exists
1752 MF Photo $ 290 $ 1200 $ 1900 13% KM#104.1 (Royal crown) overdate variety exists
1753 MF Photo $ 600 $ 3200 7% KM#104.1 (Royal crown) overdate variety exists
1754 MF 4% KM#104.1 (Royal crown) overdate variety exists
1754 MF 1.8% KM#104.2 (Imperial crown)
1754 MM 0.9% KM#104.1 (Royal crown)
1754 MM Photo 3% KM#104.2 (Imperial crown)
1755 MM Photo $ 480 $ 480 $ 1300 $ 9100 7% KM#104.2 (Imperial crown) overdate variety exists
1756 MM Photo $ 380 $ 590 $ 590 $ 970 21% KM#104.2 (Imperial crown) overdate variety exists
1757 MM Photo $ 210 $ 390 $ 450 $ 2100 11% KM#104.2 (Imperial crown) overdate variety exists
1758 MM Photo $ 380 $ 860 $ 2000 7% KM#104.2 (Imperial crown) overdate variety exists
1759 MM Photo $ 380 $ 770 $ 3000 13% KM#104.2 (Imperial crown)
1760 MM Photo $ 460 $ 740 $ 760 3% KM#104.2 (Imperial crown) overdate variety exists

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Bullion value: USD 22.67 Search tips
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Past sales

Pictures Sale Date Version Grade Sold price
Picture 1 of a sold 8 Reales - Fernando VIPicture 1 of a sold 8 Reales - Fernando VIPicture 1 of a sold 8 Reales - Fernando VIPicture 1 of a sold 8 Reales - Fernando VIPicture 1 of a sold 8 Reales - Fernando VI
Heritage Auctions
2023 November 3 - 4 World Coins Platinum Session and Signature® Auction 3110
Lot 30081
Internet Archive
Nov 3, 2023 1747 MF – KM#104.1 (Royal crown) UNC
(NGC MS64+)
USD 32 400.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 8 Reales - Fernando VIPicture 1 of a sold 8 Reales - Fernando VI
Heritage Auctions
2023 July 16 Spotlight: Mexico Coins Showcase Auction 61330
Lot 23022
Internet Archive
Jul 16, 2023 1747 MF – KM#104.1 (Royal crown) UNC
(NGC UNC Details (Cleaned))
USD 960.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Heritage Auctions
2023 May 3 - 5 CSNS World Coins Platinum Session and Signature® Auction 3107
Lot 31645
Internet Archive
May 3, 2023 1747 MF – KM#104.1 (Royal crown) UNC
(NGC MS62)
USD 2160.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 8 Reales - Fernando VIPicture 1 of a sold 8 Reales - Fernando VIPicture 1 of a sold 8 Reales - Fernando VIPicture 1 of a sold 8 Reales - Fernando VI
Heritage Auctions
2019 April 25 - 29 Central States World Coins & Ancient Coins Signature Auction - Chicago 3073
Lot 31529
Internet Archive
Apr 29, 2019 1747 MF – KM#104.1 (Royal crown) UNC
(NGC MS62)
USD 2040.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 8 Reales - Fernando VIPicture 1 of a sold 8 Reales - Fernando VIPicture 1 of a sold 8 Reales - Fernando VIPicture 1 of a sold 8 Reales - Fernando VI
Heritage Auctions
Thursday World & Ancient Coins Weekly Online Auction 232009
Lot 64367
Internet Archive
Feb 27, 2020 1747 MF – KM#104.1 (Royal crown) AU
(NGC AU55)
USD 900.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Heritage Auctions
2023 April 2 2023 Hong Kong Spring Showcase Auction 61314
Lot 21439
Internet Archive
Apr 2, 2023 1747 MF – KM#104.1 (Royal crown) USD 211.20
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 8 Reales - Fernando VIPicture 1 of a sold 8 Reales - Fernando VIPicture 1 of a sold 8 Reales - Fernando VIPicture 1 of a sold 8 Reales - Fernando VI
Heritage Auctions
2024 March 17 - 18 Spotlight: Shipwreck & Treasure World Coins Showcase Auction 61364
Lot 21336
Internet Archive
Mar 17, 2024 1748 MF – KM#104.1 (Royal crown) overdate variety exists UNC
(NGC MS62+)
USD 4921.20
(incl. buyer's premium)
Heritage Auctions
2023 May 3 - 5 CSNS World Coins Platinum Session and Signature® Auction 3107
Lot 31646
Internet Archive
May 3, 2023 1748 MF – KM#104.1 (Royal crown) overdate variety exists UNC
(NGC MS62)
USD 6900.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 8 Reales - Fernando VIPicture 1 of a sold 8 Reales - Fernando VIPicture 1 of a sold 8 Reales - Fernando VIPicture 1 of a sold 8 Reales - Fernando VI
Heritage Auctions
2023 March 19 Spotlight: Mexico World Coins Showcase Auction 61313
Lot 23017
Internet Archive
Mar 19, 2023 1748 MF – KM#104.1 (Royal crown) overdate variety exists UNC
(NGC MS61)
USD 3720.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 8 Reales - Fernando VIPicture 1 of a sold 8 Reales - Fernando VI
Heritage Auctions
Wednesday & Thursday World & Ancient Coins Select Auction 232302
Lot 62615
Internet Archive
Jan 5, 2023 1748 MF – KM#104.1 (Royal crown) overdate variety exists AU
(NGC AU Details (Obverse Cleaned))
USD 552.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
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