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Coin from the Province of La Rioja issued by the Federalists. Part of the "Tapados de Quiroga" (Quiroga's Hoards)

La Rioja Mint1829

Historical and Numismatic Museum "Héctor Carlos Janson" of the Central Bank of Argentina

Historical and Numismatic Museum "Héctor Carlos Janson" of the Central Bank of Argentina
Buenos Aires, Argentina

8 escudos, minted in gold.

Reverse: Seal of the Constitutional General Assembly of the Year 1813 with an azure chief that occupies half the shield (barry), with two hands clasped holding a pike with a Phrygian cap overhanged to the left and surrounded by a laurel wreath. On the outside flags to the right and left. Bellow two traversed cannons and a drum. On the perimeter legend you can read “EN UNION Y LIBERTAD. RA. P.8S.1829” (“IN UNION AND LIBERTY. RA. P.8S.1829”). Coin Reverse. Irregularly oblique reeded edge.

Details

  • Title: Coin from the Province of La Rioja issued by the Federalists. Part of the "Tapados de Quiroga" (Quiroga's Hoards)
  • Creator: La Rioja Mint, La Rioja Mint
  • Date Created: 1829, 1829
  • Location: Museo Histórico y Numismático Héctor Carlos Janson, Museo Histórico y Numismático Héctor Carlos Janson
  • Location Created: Province of La Rioja, Argentina., Province of La Rioja, Argentina.
  • Subject Keywords: Numismatics, Numismatics
  • Type: Coin, Coin
  • Publisher: Museo Histórico y Numismático Héctor Carlos Janson, Museo Histórico y Numismático Héctor Carlos Janson
  • Medium: Gold, Gold

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