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Lima, Peru, cob 8 escudos, 1714/3M, very rare, from the 1715 Fleet.

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / Cobs - Gold Start Price:7,000.00 USD Estimated At:8,000.00 - 12,000.00 USD
Lima, Peru, cob 8 escudos, 1714/3M, very rare, from the 1715 Fleet.
SOLD
22,501.00USD+ (3,375.15) buyer's premium + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2011 Oct 25 @ 12:10UTC-4 : AST/EDT
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Lima, Peru, cob 8 escudos, 1714/3M, very rare, from the 1715 Fleet. S-L28; KM-unl (38.2); CT-unl. 26.9 grams. Full and bold pillars and cross, lightly toned and matte in texture but no worse than XF+ for actual wear, clear date (and part of another in the legend) that is very rare and one of very few known from the 1715 Fleet. From the 1715 Fleet, with Sedwick certificate from 1998.


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