Silver 2 Reales "San Martin" Proclamation Coin. Mint Year: 1863 Mint Place: Lima Engraver: Robert Britten R.Certified and graded by NGC as MS-62! Independence Proclamation / Jose de San Martin. Diameter: 25mm Material: Silver Weight: 6.8gm. Central sun with human face. Legend: LIMA LIBRE JURÓ SU INDEPENDENCIA EN 28 DE JULIO DE 1821.
Inscription in seven lines above date (1863). Legend: BAJO LA / PROTECCION / DEL EJERCITO / LIBERTADOR / DEL PERU / MANDADO POR / SAN MARTIN. Peru declared its independence in 1821 and the city of Cusco maintained its importance within the administrative structure of the of the country.
Upon independence, the Department of Cusco was created and at the time maintained authority over territory extending to the Brazilian border. The city of Cusco was made capital of the department and subsequently became the most important city in the south-eastern Andean region. The item "1863, Peru (Republic).
Silver 2 Reales San Martin Proclamation Coin. NGC MS62" is in sale since Wednesday, September 22, 2021. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ World\South America\Peru". The seller is "coinworldtv" and is located in Wien.
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