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Bogota, Colombia, cob 2 escudos, 1655R, possibly salvaged.

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / World Coins - World Start Price:1,800.00 USD Estimated At:2,000.00 - 3,000.00 USD
Bogota, Colombia, cob 2 escudos, 1655R, possibly salvaged.
SOLD
2,000.00USD+ (300.00) buyer's premium + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2010 Apr 08 @ 08:58UTC-4 : AST/EDT
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Bogota, Colombia, cob 2 escudos, 1655R, possibly salvaged. S-B21; KM-4.1; CT-177. 6.8 grams. Lustrous and high grade (AU+) with full and bold cross, good but off-center shield (with old scratch), bold denomination II, clear bottom half of date, originally brought to us as a Maravillas (1656) find, but latest date 2E we have confirmed from that wreck was 1654.