300th Anniversary of the Spanish Post Office


On the occasion of the 300th anniversary of the constitution of Correos, the Spanish Post Office (1716-2016), Fábrica Nacional de Moneda y Timbre-Real Casa de la Moneda is offering the general public a collector coin struck in sterling silver finished to proof-quality, with a face value of €10.

Details - 8 reales silver

The obverse bears an image of His Majesty the King Felipe VI.

On the reverse, inside a circle in the centre of the piece, the Spanish Post Office logo can be seen, surrounded by allegorical motifs relating to the postal service. Running round all the motifs is the legend THIRD CENTENARY OF THE POST AND TELEGRAPH OFFICE.

300th Anniversary of the Spanish Post Office
Name Composition Face Value Weight Diameter Quality Mint Run
8 reales .925 sterling silver 10 € 27 g 40 mm Proof 7.500


Official retail price in Spain, excluding any relevant taxes:


8 reales-silver: €45