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Mexico City, Mexico, cob 2 escudos, 1714J, from the 1715 Fleet, possibly finest known.

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / Cobs - Gold Start Price:3,500.00 USD Estimated At:3,500.00 - 5,000.00 USD
Mexico City, Mexico, cob 2 escudos, 1714J, from the 1715 Fleet, possibly finest known.
SOLD
6,000.00USD+ (900.00) buyer's premium + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2011 Apr 26 @ 14:06UTC-4 : AST/EDT
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Mexico City, Mexico, cob 2 escudos, 1714J, from the 1715 Fleet, possibly finest known. S-M30; KM-53.2; CT-350. 6.8 grams. Highly lustrous and fully Mint State (probably MS-64), with razor-sharp details that include a choice full date and oMJ and cross, no problems at all, best we have ever seen. From the 1715 Fleet, with original Fisher tags and photo-certificate #NCB-MOE4423 and 1994 letter from Frank Sedwick referring to the quality of this coin as "you will find none higher."