Numismatics
Ruler: Charles IV, King of Spain, Spanish, 1748–1819, ruled 1788–1808
Mint: Peru

Two Reales of Charles IV from Lima, Peru

1789

Silver

6.54 g, 29.98 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Dr. John G. Adams, B.A. 1874
2001.87.49303
Culture: 
Peruvian
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in Lima, Peru
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Dr. John G. Adams, to about 1900; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., from about 1900 to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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