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2 Reales - Fernando VI

Features

Country Guatemala
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1754-1760
Value 2 Reales (2)
Currency Real (Colonial, 1733-1821)
Composition Silver (.917)
Weight 6.7667 g
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized Yes
References KM# 20
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248979.
  • Thomas Michael (editor), Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1601-1700 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248573.
  • Thomas Michael (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440247064.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900 (9th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248955.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000 (47th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248962.

Obverse

Crowned arms shield flanked by initial and value.

Lettering:
•FERD•VI•D•G•HISP•ET IND•R•
*P* *2*

Translation:
Fernando 6th King of Spain and the Indies by the grace of God
P 2 Reales

Reverse

Crowned hemispheres flanked by crowned pillars. With legend around and date at bottom.

Lettering:
UTRA QUE UNUM
•G•1759•G•

Translation:
Both as one
Guatemala 1759 Guatemala

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
1754 G J
1755 G J
1756 G J
1757 G J
1758 G J
1759 G J
1759 G P
1760 G P
1760 G P retrograde "D" in "D.G." reverse

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