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Cartagena, Colombia, cob 2 escudos, 1635E, choice, Lasser-Restrepo Plate Coin.

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / World Coins - World Start Price:3,750.00 USD Estimated At:4,000.00 - 6,000.00 USD
Cartagena, Colombia, cob 2 escudos, 1635E, choice, Lasser-Restrepo Plate Coin.
SOLD
3,750.00USD+ (675.00) buyer's premium + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2009 Oct 15 @ 11:36UTC-4 : AST/EDT
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Cartagena, Colombia, cob 2 escudos, 1635E, choice, Lasser-Restrepo Plate Coin. S-C7, KM-4.6, CT-137. 6.7 grams. One of the finest known specimens anywhere, with clear date and •C•E•, choice full shield and cross, bold ordinal •II•, near AU with contrasting sediment on fields, also highly pedigreed, as a coin of such ultimate quality should be. Pedigreed to the Joseph Lasser collection, Plate Coin in his book The Cob Coinage of Colombia (2000) and Restrepo's Monedas de Colombia (2009).