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Mexico City, Mexico, cob 8 reales, Philip V, assayer not visible, uncleaned "greenie" (encrusted wit

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, uncleaned  greenie  (encrusted wit
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Mexico City, Mexico, cob 8 reales, Philip V, assayer not visible, uncleaned "greenie" (encrusted with shell bits, as found), with hand-signed Fisher certificate. KM-47. 25.4 grams. Rectangular flan with most of cross and shield peeking through mostly green encrustation, the rest of the coin dark, with brown highlights. With Treasure Salvors certificate from 1967, hand-signed by Mel Fisher. Recovered from: Spanish 1715 Fleet, east coast of Florida