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Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, Philip III, upper half of shield transposed, assayer T, Grade 1, moun

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / Shipwreck - Silver Coins 1500s-1650s Start Price:600.00 USD Estimated At:700.00 - 1,000.00 USD
Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, Philip III, upper half of shield transposed, assayer T, Grade 1, moun
SOLD
1,500.00USDto neworleanstreasure+ (262.50) buyer's premium. + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2017 May 03 @ 14:06UTC-4 : AST/EDT
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Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, Philip III, upper half of shield transposed, assayer T, Grade 1, mounted in 14K pendant-bezel. S-P21; KM-10. 33.54 grams total. Choice full cross (slightly doubled at top left), full but lightly corroded shield, nicely oriented on the same axis (coin alignment, meaning the shield is upside-down in the mounting), with nicely contrasting toning in crevices, extra-wide shackle bale for wearing on thick chain. With Fisher tag and Sinclair photo-certificate #85A-212925, pedigreed to our Auction #11, with original lot-tag #248. Recovered from: Atocha, sunk in 1622 west of Key West, Florida