8 Escudos doubloons, Lima , Mexico, Colombia, Spain, Argentina, Ecuador, Potosi. Gold coins 8 escudos, 4 escudos. Gold Oro Onzas.

World Gold Coins

Milled Bust Gold of Spain, Spanish America and the rest of the World.

 

In this section we present all the gold coins in our inventory besides cobs. We start with the popular machine-struck (milled) bust-type (or portrait) gold coins that were made after cobs at the various Spanish and Spanish colonial mints. Since they represent the same values and denominations as the earlier cobs, these coins (or at least the larger denominations) also fall under the category of "doubloons". The second part of this page is a presentation of gold coins of many different time periods from around the world, just whatever we happen to run across that looks nice and is priced right, not to mention that many are also from shipwrecks!

 

 

 

8 Escudos

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Santiago, Chile, bust 8 escudos, Charles IV (bust of Charles III), 1799DA. Santiago, Chile, bust 8 escudos, Charles IV (bust of Charles III), 1799DA. CT-158, KM-54. Lustrous XF+ with light toning, fresh scratches on bust, weak center of shield, rim-flaw. b121303191001 $1,595
Bogota, Colombia, bust 8 escudos, Ferdinand VII (bust of Charles IV), 1819JF. Bogota, Colombia, bust 8 escudos, Ferdinand VII (bust of Charles IV), 1819JF. Restrepo-127.32a; KM-66.1; CT-110. 27.03 grams. Broad-flan XF with deep red toning all over, typically weak centers, no problems. b111304191004 $1,795

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Smaller Denominations

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Madrid, Spain, bust 1 escudo, Charles IV, 1796MF. Madrid, Spain, bust 1 escudo, Charles IV, 1796MF. CT-495; KM-434. Deeply toned AXF with old scratch behind head, nice strike. b031303751001 $295

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 World Gold Coins

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Japan, 2 bu (ni bu, Japan, 1 bu (ni bu, "samurai coins"), Meiji era (1860s). Each about 3 grams, 20mm x 12mm, made of about 22% gold and 78% silver, KM-C21d. Popular rectangular coins (larger version) with Japanese characters on both sides, all XF, some toned, great for jewelry. j121404026001-3 $125 each
Japan, 2 shu (nishu, Japan, 2 shu (nishu gins, "samurai coins"), Tempo era (1830s to 1850s). Each about 1.6 grams, 7.5mm x 3mm, made of about 30% gold and 70% silver, KM-C18. Popular rectangular coins (smaller version) with Japanese characters on both sides, all XF, some toned, great for jewelry.  j111216111028-35 $85 each
USA (Philadelphia mint), $2.50 coronet Liberty, 1900. USA (Philadelphia mint), $2.50 coronet Liberty, 1900. KM-72. 4.16 grams. Nice AU with just a few minor marks, muted luster. b061403943001 $395
Venice, Italy, zecchino, Ludovicus Manin (1789-97). KM-C140. Mint State with much original luster, some speckles in field from rusty dies but otherwise quite nice for this common but popular issue. Guanajuato, Mexico, 8 escudos, 1870FR. KM-383.7. 27.00 grams. XF+ with original luster, minor (natural) flaw in cap, faint rose toning. b081303822001 $1,695

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