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Cartagena, Colombia, cob 8 reales, 1622A, mintmark RN to left, Grade 1, rare.

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / Shipwreck - Silver Coins 1500s-1650s Start Price:4,000.00 USD Estimated At:5,000.00 - 7,500.00 USD
Cartagena, Colombia, cob 8 reales, 1622A, mintmark RN to left, Grade 1, rare.
SOLD
5,000.00USD+ (875.00) buyer's premium + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2014 May 01 @ 15:37UTC-4 : AST/EDT
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Cartagena, Colombia, cob 8 reales, 1622A, mintmark RN to left, Grade 1, rare. S-C2; KM-3.2; CT-251. 26.84 grams. An exceptional specimen from the standpoint of lack of corrosion and choice detail (especially the shield), the full cross slightly doubled but showing a clear 22 of the date at top, lightly toned, quite impressive overall. With Fisher-Sinclair photo-certificate #CH9-81-90948, and pedigreed to the Bill Wyatt collection. Recovered from: Atocha, sunk in 1622 west of Key West, Florida