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Potosí, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, (1651-2)E, with 2 countermarks (very rare): crown alone on shield sid

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / World Coins - World Start Price:250.00 USD Estimated At:300.00 - 450.00 USD
Potosí, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, (1651-2)E, with 2 countermarks (very rare): crown alone on shield sid
SOLD
500.00USDto b********2+ (90.00) buyer's premium + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2009 Oct 16 @ 15:57UTC-4 : AST/EDT
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Potosí, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, (1651-2)E, with 2 countermarks (very rare): crown alone on shield side and crown alone (rare) on cross side. S-P36, KM-19b. 25.9 grams. Good full shield and cross, both with clear crown countermarks but the one on the cross of a stylized design, also clear assayer, minor pitting only, edge-split. With generic certificate and pedigreed to the Mark Bir collection. Recovered from: Capitana (Jesús María de la Limpia Concepción), sunk in 1654 off Chanduy, Ecuador