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Lima, Peru, cob 8 escudos, 1748R, king's name as "FFRD…" in legend.

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / Cobs - Gold Start Price:6,000.00 USD Estimated At:6,000.00 - 9,000.00 USD
Lima, Peru, cob 8 escudos, 1748R, king's name as  FFRD…  in legend.
SOLD
6,500.00USD+ (1,137.50) buyer's premium + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2014 May 01 @ 10:25UTC-4 : AST/EDT
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Lima, Peru, cob 8 escudos, 1748R, king's name as "FFRD…" in legend. S-L31; KM-47; CT-11. 26.97 grams. Bold strike enhanced by toning around details, the cross well centered but the pillars off-center, sharp XF+, interesting and unique error in king's name.