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Lima, Peru, cob 8 escudos, 1710H, 2 dates, from the 1715 Fleet, choice.

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / World Coins - World Start Price:7,500.00 USD Estimated At:9,000.00 - 13,500.00 USD
Lima, Peru, cob 8 escudos, 1710H, 2 dates, from the 1715 Fleet, choice.
SOLD
11,000.00USD+ (1,650.00) buyer's premium + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2010 Apr 07 @ 14:12UTC-4 : AST/EDT
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Lima, Peru, cob 8 escudos, 1710H, 2 dates, from the 1715 Fleet, choice. S-L25a; KM-38.2; CT-21. 26.9 grams. Well-struck Mint State specimen with full and well-detailed cross, bold full pillars, some legend (nearly full king's name and ANO 710, which is rarely seen), full crown, somewhat lustrous, one of the best 1710's we have encountered. From the 1715 Fleet, east coast of Florida, with Sedwick photo-certificate from 1998.