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Lima, Peru, cob 8 escudos, 1717M, from the Loosdrecht (1719).

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / Cobs - Gold Start Price:6,000.00 USD Estimated At:7,000.00 - 10,000.00 USD
Lima, Peru, cob 8 escudos, 1717M, from the Loosdrecht (1719).
SOLD
6,000.00USD+ (1,170.00) buyer's premium + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2013 May 01 @ 10:15UTC-4 : AST/EDT
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Lima, Peru, cob 8 escudos, 1717M, from the Loosdrecht (1719). S-L28; KM-38.2; CT-29. 26.9 grams. Perfectly round flan, with good full cross and pillars (very bold waves), lightly sandwashed XF+ with bits of encrustation in crevices, rare and desirable provenance. From the Loosdrecht, sunk in 1719 off the south of England.