Genuine Vintage 1788 Spain Spanish Gold Half 1/2 Escudo Coin

Genuine Vintage 1788 Spain Spanish Gold Half 1/2 Escudo Coin
Genuine Vintage 1788 Spain Spanish Gold Half 1/2 Escudo Coin

Genuine Vintage 1788 Spain Spanish Gold Half 1/2 Escudo Coin
This is a genuine, gold half escudo, minted in Madrid, Spain, in 1788. There are scratches on the obverse. This coin weighs 1.73 gr. On the obverse, about half the detail remains in the hair and clothing. On the reverse, wreath, shield and crown are flat. Crown is missing detail on left, bottom edge. I would grade this coin as a Fine, but will let you be the final judge of its grade. In 1788, the steamboat was patented.

The US Constitution was moving toward ratification. These coins were common in colonial and post-revolution america, particularly in seaports. It would be a good addition to a collection, or a possible investment in gold. Please do not pay until you receive an invoice.

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This is protect you and me from scammers. We do not mark merchandise values below value or mark items as "gifts" - US and International government regulations prohibit such behavior. The item "Genuine Vintage 1788 Spain Spanish Gold Half 1/2 Escudo Coin" is in sale since Sunday, May 19, 2019. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ US\Colonial". The seller is "notakeres" and is located in Las Vegas, Nevada.

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Genuine Vintage 1788 Spain Spanish Gold Half 1/2 Escudo Coin