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Mexico City, Mexico, cob 8 escudos, 1714J, NGC UNC details / rim filing, ex-1715 Fleet (designated o

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Mexico City, Mexico, cob 8 escudos, 1714J, NGC UNC details / rim filing, ex-1715 Fleet (designated o
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This item SOLD at 2020 Nov 17 @ 11:22UTC-5 : EST/CDT
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Mexico City, Mexico, cob 8 escudos, 1714J, NGC UNC details / rim filing, ex-1715 Fleet (designated on special label), ex-Jones (Plate Coin). S-M30; Cal-2213; KM-57.2. 27.08 grams. Bold full cross, shield, date and oMJ (what more could you ask for?), with edges typically flat/beveled (as made), a few marks here and there but otherwise impressive. From the 1715 Fleet, pedigreed to the Dr. Peter Jones collection (stated on label), plated on page 151 of his book The First Coins of the Americas (2020), and to our Auction 12, with original lot-tag #3 and photo-certificate. NGC #5906068-001.