Crowned shield flanked by pillars with banner, normal initials and mint mark. KM 565; SCBC-3766; ESC-1868 Prev. Emergency issue, struck on 1796-Mo FM Mexico 8 Reales (Spanish American) host coin. Hodgkinson (Spink 98, 16 June 1993), lot 61. Counterstamped during a shortage of silver specie, this issue gained the name "the head of a fool on the neck of an ass" from an unimpressed populace.
To verify the authenticity of PCGS and NGC certified coins in this listing, enter each certification number on the respective NGC or PCGS cert verification webpages: 44542013. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins: World\Europe\UK (Great Britain)\Crown". The seller is "atlasnumismatics" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.