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1829 Zacatecas Mint, AO Assayer initials circulating contemporary counterfeit listed in Riddell's 1845 Monograph as #221.  Riddell-listed varieties are particularly collectible amongst the Cap and Rays ctft 8 Reales.  This example shows full details with some weakness at the bottom of the obverse.  I think this variety and example was struck on a German silver planchet but I've not completed elemental analysis to confirm this.

1829 Zs.AO. Riddell 221 Ctft 8 Reales

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