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Mexico City, Mexico, cob 8 reales, Philip II, assayer O below mintmark oM to left.

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / Cobs - Mexico Silver Start Price:140.00 USD Estimated At:175.00 - 250.00 USD
Mexico City, Mexico, cob 8 reales, Philip II, assayer O below mintmark oM to left.
SOLD
425.00USD+ (80.75) buyer's premium + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2018 Nov 02 @ 17:43UTC-4 : AST/EDT
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Mexico City, Mexico, cob 8 reales, Philip II, assayer O below mintmark oM to left. S-M11; KM-43; CT-156. 27.04 grams. Thick (small) flan with good full shield and cross but most peripheral areas flat, bold denomination 8 and fairly clear oMO, VF. See note in previous lot about the popularity of this former "first dollar" of Mexico. Pedigreed to the Ponterio auction of November 2007, with original lot-tag #617.