Coin Description: Full and complete date 1715 Mexico Eight Reales. 26.1 grams. Full “OM” of “OMJ”. Obverse shield approximately 50% complete however the date is very strong and bold. The reverse shows a well centered cross with lions and castle visible but not distinct. Hammer marks also apparent on both obverse and reverse. Although the obverse shield and the the reverse lions and castles are not as distinct as other Research Collection pieces the strong date and pleasing shape make this the finest example in our Collection.