8 Escudos - Felipe V

Features

Issuer Mexico
King Philip V (1700-1724, 1724-1746)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1732-1747
Value 8 Escudos (128)
Currency Real (1535-1897)
Composition Gold (.917)
Weight 27.07 g
Shape Round
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 15096
Numista type number (https://numista.com)
References KM# 148
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 4 more volumes.

Obverse

King Felipe 5th bust looking right.
Year and Lettering

Lettering:
*1737*
PHILIP * V * D * G * HISPAN * ET * IND * REX

Translation: Felipe 5th King of Spain and the Indies by the grace of God

Reverse

Spain royal coat of arms surrounded by lettering.

Lettering:
8
MF
Mo Mo
INITIUM SAPINTIAE TIMOR DOMINI

Translation: The beginning of wisdom is the fear of God.

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
1732 
1732 F
1733 F
1734 MF Over-initials MF/F exist.
1735 MF
1736 MF
1737 MF
1738 MF Over-date 1738/7 exists.
1739 MF
1740 MF Over-date 1740/30 exists.
1741 MF
1742 MF
1743 MF
1744 MF Over-date 1744/3 exists.
1745 MF Over-date 1745/4 exists.
1746 MF Over-date 1746/5 exists.
1747 MF

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Past sales

Pictures Sale Date Version Grade Price
Picture 1 of a sold 8 Escudos - Felipe VPicture 1 of a sold 8 Escudos - Felipe VPicture 1 of a sold 8 Escudos - Felipe VPicture 1 of a sold 8 Escudos - Felipe V
Heritage Auctions
2021 October 28 - 29 World & Ancient Coins Signature® Auction 3093
Lot 31022
Internet Archive
Oct 28, 2021 1744 MF – Over-date 1744/3 exists. UNC
(NGC MS61)
USD 13 200.00
(incl. buyer's premium)

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