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Mexico City, Mexico, cob 8 reales, Philip V, assayer not visible, ornament below denomination 8.

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / Shipwreck - Silver Coins 1660s-1740s Start Price:160.00 USD Estimated At:200.00 - 300.00 USD
Mexico City, Mexico, cob 8 reales, Philip V, assayer not visible, ornament below denomination 8.
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650.00USD+ (130.00) buyer's premium + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2020 Nov 17 @ 15:53UTC-5 : EST/CDT
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Mexico City, Mexico, cob 8 reales, Philip V, assayer not visible, ornament below denomination 8. KM-47. 27.16 grams. Solid and completely uncorroded flan (odd shape), with choice full cross-lions-castles and nearly full shield (both stuck off-center), peripheral flatness and edge-split, toned all over. With tag and photocopy of article entitled "The Spanish Camp Site and the 1715 Plate Fleet Wreck," by Marion Clayton Link (pp. 21-30 of Tequesta: The Journal of the Historical Association of Southern Florida, number 26 (1966). Recovered from: Spanish 1715 Fleet, east coast of Florida