8 Escudos


Country La Rioja
(Argentine provinces)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1838-1840
Value 8 Escudos (128)
Currency Real (1821-1860)
Composition Gold (.875)
Weight 27 g
Diameter 35 mm
Shape Round
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 28996
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References KM# 9,
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 4 more volumes.
Fr# 8
Arthur L. Friedberg, Ira S. Friedberg, Robert Friedberg; 2017. Gold Coins of the World : From Ancient Times to the Present (9th edition). Coin & Currency Institute, Williston, Vermont, USA.





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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1838 R 100%
1840 R 60%

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