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Live auction - fwo_469483 - BRAZIL - MARIA I and PETER III Peça ou 6400 Reis 1778 Rio de Janeiro

BRAZIL - MARIA I and PETER III Peça ou 6400 Reis 1778 Rio de Janeiro AU
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Estimate : 1 200 €
Price : no bid
Maximum bid : no bid
End of the sale : 06 March 2018 18:35:20
Type : Peça ou 6400 Reis
Date: 1778
Mint name / Town : Rio de Janeiro
Quantity minted : 378115
Metal : gold
Millesimal fineness : 917 ‰
Diameter : 31,5 mm
Orientation dies : 12 h.
Weight : 14,5 g.
Edge : fleuronnée
Rarity : R1
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire parfaitement centré de part et d’autre avec de beaux portraits accolés. La pièce a été légèrement frottée et probablement montée anciennement. Elle est couverte d’une patine de collection homogène
Catalogue references :


Obverse legend : MARIA. I. ET. PETRUS. III. D. G. PORT. ET. ALG. REGES.
Obverse description : Bustes accolés de Marie et de Pierre III laurés à droite ; au-dessous, 1778.
Obverse translation : (Marie et Pierre III, par la grâce de Dieu, roi et reine de Portugal et d’Algarve).


Reverse legend : ANÉPIGRAPHE.
Reverse description : Écu de Bragance festonné et couronné.

Historical background



Marie succeeded Joseph I in 1777. Peter III, her husband, is associated until 1786, when he died. Marie reign until 1805, but in fact, the prince regent John is from 1799 and will remain until 1818.

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