George III (1760-1820), oval countermark on Spanish Eight Reales

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George III (1760-1820), oval countermark on Spanish Eight Reales of King Charles III (1759-88), 1784, Mexico city mint, small oval hallmark of George III at centre of obverse, bust of…
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Description

George III (1760-1820), oval countermark on Spanish Eight Reales of King Charles III (1759-88), 1784, Mexico city mint, small oval hallmark of George III at centre of obverse, bust of Spanish King laureate and draped right, date below, legend surrounding, CAROLVS III DEI GRATIA. Rev, crowned quartered shield of arms, pillar with ribbon incuse motto either side PLUS VLTRA, legend as HISPAN ET IND REX M 8R FM (S.3765A; Bull.1852; ESC.129).

Lightly toned, about or near very fine for issue.

Specification

Period 1760 - 1820
Date 1784
Coin Group

British

Denomination

Crowns

Coin Ruler

George III

Country

England

Coin House

House of Hanover

Metal

Silver

Mint Mark

MEXICO CITY MINT/ OVAL COUNTERMARK

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