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Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 1651E, Latin 5, with unidentified countermark on cross.

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / Shipwreck - Silver Coins 1500s-1650s Start Price:350.00 USD Estimated At:350.00 - 500.00 USD
Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 1651E, Latin 5, with unidentified countermark on cross.
SOLD
550.00USDto caesar7+ (96.25) buyer's premium. + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2016 Nov 12 @ 13:47UTC-5 : EST/CDT
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Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 1651E, Latin 5, with unidentified countermark on cross. S-P36; KM-19b; CT-511. 27.26 grams. No corrosion, full date, full but doubled shield, full crown and cross (somewhat flat), the countermark incomplete, nicely toned. From the Maravillas Research Collection of Countermarked Potosi Cobs, with Marex certificate and tag #0055. Recovered from: Maravillas, sunk in 1656 off Grand Bahama Island