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Potosí, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, (1651-2)E, with crowned (?) countermark on cross side.

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / Shipwreck - Silver Coins 1500s-1650s Start Price:160.00 USD Estimated At:200.00 - 300.00 USD
Potosí, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, (1651-2)E, with crowned (?) countermark on cross side.
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Potosí, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, (1651-2)E, with crowned (?) countermark on cross side. S-P36; KM-19b. 27.0 grams. Very thick and solid flan with no corrosion but some flatness, good full shield and cross, bold but incomplete countermark, edge-split. Pedigreed to the Louis Hudson collection and to our Auction #6, with original lot-tag #345. Recovered from: Capitana, sunk in 1654 off Chanduy, Ecuador