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Mexico City, Mexico, cob 8 reales, assayer not visible (D, distinctive cross of the early 1630s).

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / Shipwreck - Silver Coins 1500s-1650s Start Price:100.00 USD Estimated At:175.00 - 250.00 USD
Mexico City, Mexico, cob 8 reales, assayer not visible (D, distinctive cross of the early 1630s).
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185.00USDto m*****1+ (35.15) buyer's premium. + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2019 May 02 @ 14:58UTC-4 : AST/EDT
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Mexico City, Mexico, cob 8 reales, assayer not visible (D, distinctive cross of the early 1630s). S-M18a; KM-45. 27.01 grams. Small, thick, round flan with well-centered but partially flat shield and cross, the latter with very prominent fleurs-de-lis at ends per the era, no corrosion, contrasting toning. Pedigreed to the Stuart Auerbach collection (see lot 4). Recovered from: Concepcion, sunk in 1641 off Hispaniola