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Mexico City, Mexico, cob 8 reales, Philip II, assayer F on both sides of shield (unique).

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / World Coins - World Start Price:300.00 USD Estimated At:300.00 - 450.00 USD
Mexico City, Mexico, cob 8 reales, Philip II, assayer F on both sides of shield (unique).
SOLD
300.00USDto rodeo + (54.00) buyer's premium. + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2009 Oct 15 @ 12:51UTC-4 : AST/EDT
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Mexico City, Mexico, cob 8 reales, Philip II, assayer F on both sides of shield (unique). S-M12. 21.6 grams. First specimen we have ever seen with assayer F on both sides of the shield, with oMF to left and 8-F to right, full shield and cross, the latter of the same style as the F-oD joint issue of circa 1600, moderate corrosion and big black spot covering shield. Pedigreed to the Mark Bir collection. Recovered from: Santiago, sunk in 1585 on the Bassas da India atoll between Mozambique and Madagascar (east of Africa)