"EB" Oval Punch on Gold Coins


Country United States
Territory / Region New York
Issue Year / Date 1792
Name "EB" Oval Punch on Gold Coins
Implied Value ns
Token Type Merchant & Trade
Weight 14.34 g
Size / Diameter 32 mm
Composition Gold
AU / AG Content ns
Edge ns
Quantity 20
Obverse EB in relief within oval depression ctsp on Portugal homeland or Portuguese Brazil 6400 -reis coins
Issued by Ephraim Brasher, New York City
Issue Location Lisbon, Portugal
Series Name Early American
Description Specimens labeled "Brazil" contain ether the B Bahia, R Rio or M Maranhao mintmarks - unfortunately not recorded by sources. Specimens without Brazil or R are Lisbon homeland strikings with no mintmark...