|Service Catalog #
|Joao V gold 800 Reis 1731-M, Minas Gerais mint, KM120, Fr-59, Russo-260, VG Details (Obverse Scratched) NGC. A collectible example of this rare denomination and mint with heavily circulated surfaces that hold a diagonal scratch running from 2:00 on the obverse rim to the center of Joao's portrait. Still, very comparable to the RLM specimen and about as nice as these come. Realized $258.50. Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions.
|Eric P. Newman Collection, Part III