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Lima, Peru, cob 8 reales, Philip II, assayer Diego de la Torre, *-8 to left, P-oD to right.

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / Shipwreck - Silver Coins 1500s-1650s Start Price:140.00 USD Estimated At:200.00 - 300.00 USD
Lima, Peru, cob 8 reales, Philip II, assayer Diego de la Torre, *-8 to left, P-oD to right.
SOLD
325.00USDto skavanaugh+ (48.75) buyer's premium. + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2011 Oct 25 @ 15:59UTC-4 : AST/EDT
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Lima, Peru, cob 8 reales, Philip II, assayer Diego de la Torre, *-8 to left, P-oD to right. S-L4; KM-14; CT-148. 24.7 grams. Choice full shield with bold *-8 (round top) to left and P-oD to right, full but doubled cross, intact interiors but edges corroded away in a pattern distinctive for this wreck. Recovered from: Unidentified ca.-1590 wreck off the Yucatan peninsula, Mexico