The Collection of Cut and Countermarked Coins formed by the late Edward Roehrs

Date of Auction: 17th November 2011

Sold for £330

Estimate: £40 - £60

British Honduras, ——— Dollar, Mexico, Ferdinand VII, 8 Réales, 1818jj, Mexico City, obv. countermarked with incuse crowned gr, 26.99g/416.5gr (countermark type not recorded in Prid.; cf. Burzio pl. 233; cf. Roehrs I, lots 6-7). Coin and countermark very fine and toned, possibly a modern concoction £40-60


Provenance: Stack’s Auction (New York), 24 March 1972, lot 517