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Lima, Peru, gold bust 8 escudos, Ferdinand VII, 1815JP, rare provenance.

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / Shipwreck - Silver Coins 1750s-1900s Start Price:1,000.00 USD Estimated At:1,250.00 - 2,000.00 USD
Lima, Peru, gold bust 8 escudos, Ferdinand VII, 1815JP, rare provenance.
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Lima, Peru, gold bust 8 escudos, Ferdinand VII, 1815JP, rare provenance. CT-21; KM-129.1. 27.01 grams. Somewhat grainy surfaces with hints of original luster, some lamination errors on obverse along with adjustment marks and slightly weak center on reverse, AU overall with pleasing gold color, not a rare coin but rare as from this wreck. With generic certificate from the salvagers. Recovered from: Sabina, sunk in 1842 off South Africa