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Lima, Peru, bust 8 escudos, Ferdinand VI, 1751J, from the Luz (1752), ex-Castells.

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / World Coins - Gold Start Price:3,000.00 USD Estimated At:3,000.00 - 4,500.00 USD
Lima, Peru, bust 8 escudos, Ferdinand VI, 1751J, from the Luz (1752), ex-Castells.
SOLD
3,500.00USDto Treasure21+ (612.50) buyer's premium. + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2016 Nov 12 @ 11:04UTC-5 : EST/CDT
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Lima, Peru, bust 8 escudos, Ferdinand VI, 1751J, from the Luz (1752), ex-Castells. CT-18; KM-50. 26.96 grams. Matte UNC with muted luster, small scratch in crown, one of only two of this "large wigged bust" type from this wreck, plated in Castells but with wrong lot number (photo says 131 instead of 132), distinguishable by a small (natural) lamination near center of reverse. From the Luz (1752), pedigreed to the Castells & Castells auction of October 1997, lot #132.