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Bogota, Colombia, cob 2 escudos, Philip IV, assayer R to right (early 1650s), from the Maravillas (1

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / Cobs - Gold Start Price:1,600.00 USD Estimated At:2,000.00 - 3,000.00 USD
Bogota, Colombia, cob 2 escudos, Philip IV, assayer R to right (early 1650s), from the Maravillas (1
SOLD
3,750.00USD+ (562.50) buyer's premium + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2011 Apr 26 @ 14:25UTC-4 : AST/EDT
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Bogota, Colombia, cob 2 escudos, Philip IV, assayer R to right (early 1650s), from the Maravillas (1656), mounted in 18K gold pendant bezel in the shape of a turtle. S-B21; KM-4.1. 22.3 grams total. Excellent full shield and cross (AU or better), with bold denomination and assayer, mounted shield-side up in one of the more eye-catching (yet still tasteful) pendants we have seen (designed in the Cayman Islands), the coin immobilized but not damaged. From the Maravillas (1656), with photo-certificate.