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 £200

Estimate: £100 - £150

——— Dollar, MEXICO, Ferdinand VII, 8 Réales, 1818jj, Mexico City, obv. countermarked with crowned gr raised within a square indent, 26.89g/414.9gr (cf. Prid. 1; KM. –). Coin very fine, countermark better and a very crude version of Prid. 1, rare £100-150

Footnote

Provenance: R.H. and Mrs E.M. Norweb Collection, Christie’s Auction (Dallas), 17-18 May 1985, lot 727