2 Escudos - Carlos III

2 Escudos - Carlos III -  obverse2 Escudos - Carlos III -  reverse

© Banco de Mexico

Features

Issuer Mexico
King Charles III (1759-1788)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1762-1771
Value 2 Escudos (32)
Currency Real (1535-1897)
Composition Gold (.917)
Weight 6.7667 g
Diameter 22.68 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 57651
Numista type number (https://numista.com)
References KM# 129
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

Large armored bust right

Lettering:
CAROLUS•III•D•G•
HISP•ET•IND•REX
•1764

Translation:
Carlos 3rd King of Spain and the Indies by the grace of God
1764

Reverse

Without 2 S by crowned shield

Lettering:
IN•UTROQ•FELIX•
AUSPICE•DEO
•M•Mo•F•

Translation:
With happiness in both under the look of God
M•Mexico City•F

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
1762 MF
1763 MF
1764 MF Over date 1764/3
1765 MF
1766 MF
1767 MF
1768 MF
1769 MF
1770 MF
1771 MF

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