The Roehrs Collection of West Indies Cut and Countermarked Coins (Part I) (28 September 2010)

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Date of Auction: 28th September 2010

Sold for £330

Estimate: £100 - £150

Countermarked series, c. 1810-20, Dollar, MEXICO, Ferdinand VII, 8 Réales, 1809th, Mexico City, military bust, obv. countermarked with crowned gr raised within a square indent with rounded corners, 26.68g/411.7gr (Prid. 1 [Sale, lot 153]; KM. 1.2). Coin and countermark very fine but countermark weak at the top, rare £100-150

Footnote

Provenance: Bt F. Calico June 1968