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Lima, Peru, cob 8 escudos, 1716M, first year of dots for lines.

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Lima, Peru, cob 8 escudos, 1716M, first year of dots for lines.
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Lima, Peru, cob 8 escudos, 1716M, first year of dots for lines. S-L28. 26.9 grams. Good full cross, most of king's name in legend, bold pillars and (especially) waves, lustrous and high grade (AU). Possibly from the Loosdrecht wreck off the south of England (1719), pedigreed to our Treasure Auction #1 (lot #15).