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Mexico City, Mexico, bust 8 escudos, Charles III, 1778FF, encapsulated NGC AU 55, second-finest spec

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / World Coins - Gold Start Price:2,500.00 USD Estimated At:3,000.00 - 4,500.00 USD
Mexico City, Mexico, bust 8 escudos, Charles III, 1778FF, encapsulated NGC AU 55, second-finest spec
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2,500.00USD+ (437.50) buyer's premium + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2013 May 03 @ 10:16UTC-4 : AST/EDT
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Mexico City, Mexico, bust 8 escudos, Charles III, 1778FF, encapsulated NGC AU 55, second-finest specimen known graded by NGC. KM-156.2; CT-96. Choice condition (nice AU obverse, BU reverse) and better-than-average strike, faintly toned all over, second only to an AU 58 in the census (a grade that could easily apply to the present coin as well).