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Cartagena, Colombia, cob 4 reales, 1622A, mintmark S to left, Grade 1, very rare.

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / Shipwreck - Silver Coins 1500s-1650s Start Price:4,000.00 USD Estimated At:5,000.00 - 10,000.00 USD
Cartagena, Colombia, cob 4 reales, 1622A, mintmark S to left, Grade 1, very rare.
SOLD
7,500.00USD+ (1,312.50) buyer's premium + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2014 May 01 @ 15:38UTC-4 : AST/EDT
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Cartagena, Colombia, cob 4 reales, 1622A, mintmark S to left, Grade 1, very rare. S-C2; KM-2.3. 13.52 grams. A more exceptional example of this first Colombian half dollar cannot be imagined, for the date, crown, shield and cross-and-tressure are 100% full and bold, along with some legend, all beautifully toned on the fields and totally uncorroded. With Fisher-Sinclair photo-certificate #CH9-41-90952, and pedigreed to the Bill Wyatt collection. Recovered from: Atocha, sunk in 1622 west of Key West, Florida