1793 Oval Countermark Struck on 8 Reales of Charles IIII

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George III (1760-1820), oval countermark on Spanish eight reales of King Charles IIII (1788-1808), 1793 FM, struck in Mexico city, Mexico, oval hallmark of George III in obverse portrait, bust…
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Description

George III (1760-1820), oval countermark on Spanish eight reales of King Charles IIII (1788-1808), 1793 FM, struck in Mexico city, Mexico, oval hallmark of George III in obverse portrait, bust of Spanish King draped right, date below, legend surrounding CAROLVS.IIII. DEI. GRATIA. Rev, crowned quartered shield of arms, pillars with ribbon mottos, legend reads .HISPAN. ET IND. REX. M. 8R.F.M., 27.04g (Bull.1852; ESC 129; S.3765A).

Host coin good very fine or better with some weakness in the strike to the date (and on corresponding side), countermark near extremely fine.

Specification

Date 1793
Coin Group

British

Denomination

Real

Coin Ruler

George III

Country

England

Coin House

House of Hanover

References Bull.1852; ESC 129; S.3765A
Weight 27.04 g

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