1779 Gold Escudo NGC AU58

$3,150.00 USD

This gold coin from the times of Charles III struck at the Mexico City Mint.

Obverse: Carlos 3rd armored bust looking right. Surrounded with legend and date at bottom. Lettering: HISP * ET IND * R - CAROL * III * D * G

Reverse: Crowned shield flanked by value surrounded with chain, on exterior ring legend, mint and assayer's initials. Lettering: IN UTRUQ FELIX * A * D - 1 S - Mo MF