8 Escudos - Fernando VI

Features

Issuer Mexico
King Ferdinand VI (1746-1759)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1748-1751
Value 8 Escudos (128)
Currency Real (1535-1897)
Composition Gold (.917)
Weight 27.0674 g
Shape Round
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 28695
Numista type number (https://numista.com)
References KM# 150
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

"Big wig" bust right.

Lettering:
FERDND•VI•D•G•HISPAN•ET IND•REX
*1749*

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

Reverse

Spain coat of arms surrounded by chain and legend on outer circle.

Lettering:
NOMINA MAGNA SEQUOR
*M*Mo* *Mo*F*

Translation:
We follow the loftiest
M Mexico City F

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
1748 MF
1749 MF Over-date 1749/8 exists.
1750 MF
1751 MF Over-date 1751/0 exists.

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