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Mexico City, Mexico, cob 8 escudos, Louis I or Philip V, assayer D (1724-28), rare.

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / Cobs - Gold Start Price:2,500.00 USD Estimated At:3,000.00 - 4,500.00 USD
Mexico City, Mexico, cob 8 escudos, Louis I or Philip V, assayer D (1724-28), rare.
SOLD
4,350.00USD+ (652.50) buyer's premium + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2011 Apr 26 @ 14:02UTC-4 : AST/EDT
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Mexico City, Mexico, cob 8 escudos, Louis I or Philip V, assayer D (1724-28), rare. 26.9 grams. Very small and thick flan, lightly polished and somewhat crude but with good full cross (with flower-like ornaments in dimples of tressure), nearly full shield, VF or so. Pedigreed to our Treasure Auction #5, lot 4.