SANTO DOMINGO – Spanish Colonial (1542-1563/4) 4 Maravedis, Carlos I & Juana, Assayer “F”

World Coins - SANTO DOMINGO – Spanish Colonial (1542-1563/4) 4 Maravedis, Carlos I & Juana, Assayer “F”
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Æ 4 Maravedis, irregular, approx. 25 mm, 4.10 g.

Spanish Colonial, Carlos (1516-56) & Juana (1504-55)

Captaincy General of Santo Domingo

Santo Domingo mint, assayer “F” (Francisco Rodríguez), ND (minted ca. 1542-1563/4)

 

O: crowned ornamental “V,” o / F to left, o / IIII [mark of value] to right

[CAROLVS • ET • IOANNA] or similar.

 

R: crowned pillars of Hercules, S / • / P

[+ IS]PANIA[RVM • ET • INDIARVM] or similar. 

cf: S-SD1; similar to Calicó 208.

 

VF, broadly double struck, strong central details. Reddish patina. Without any countermarks. Among the earliest types of coins made in the New World, these were minted until sometime around 1563 or 1564, bearing the names of Carlos & Juana even into the reign of Philip II.

Price SKU: WC1599
US$ 65.00
  • € 59.17
  • £ 52.27
  • AUD 96.00
  • CHF 64.44
  • CAD 86.31

Rates for: 09/23/19

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