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Cuzco, Peru, cob 2 escudos, 1698M, small flan, NGC MS 62, ex-1715 Fleet (designated on special label

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Cuzco, Peru, cob 2 escudos, 1698M, small flan, NGC MS 62, ex-1715 Fleet (designated on special label
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4,500.00USD+ (900.00) buyer's premium + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2020 Nov 17 @ 12:04UTC-5 : EST/CDT
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Cuzco, Peru, cob 2 escudos, 1698M, small flan, NGC MS 62, ex-1715 Fleet (designated on special label), ex-Jones (Plate Coin). S-CZ1; KM-28; Cal-855. 6.72 grams. Choice luster for the grade with sharp details, off-center strike on a small, thick flan ("Bogota cut"). From the 1715 Fleet, pedigreed to the Dr. Peter Jones collection (stated on label), plated on page 200 of his book The First Coins of the Americas (2020) and on page 501 of his book Colonial History in Your Hands (2020), and to our Auction 9, with original lot-tag #31 and Sedwick photo-certificate from 2007 plus Sinclair photo-certificate #1667. NGC #5906068-003.