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Potosi, Bolivia, 5 melgarejos, 1869, PCGS AU55.

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / World Coins - World (A-G) Start Price:400.00 USD Estimated At:500.00 - 750.00 USD
Potosi, Bolivia, 5 melgarejos, 1869, PCGS AU55.
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450.00USD+ (85.50) buyer's premium + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2019 Nov 01 @ 17:47UTC-4 : AST/EDT
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Potosi, Bolivia, 5 melgarejos, 1869, PCGS AU55. Burnett-116; Fonrobert-unl. Obverse with high-relief bare bust of Melgarejo facing left with legend MARIANO MELGAREJO to left and PRESIDENTE DE BOLIVIA. to right, script Paquet F. below; reverse with curved Y SUS MINISTROS DE ESTADO above MARIANO D. MUNOZ / MANUEL DE LA LASTRA / NICOLAS ROJAS / MANUEL JOSE RIBERA / PREFECTO DEL DEPART. CORSINO BALSA above wavy line of words INAUGURAN LA MONEDA A VAPOR above EN / POTOSI above curved DICIEMBRE 28 DE 1859.; plain edge. Mostly deeply toned, with some small spots of verdigris and carbon, a couple small rim-nicks. PCGS #32917085. The Whittier Collection of Bolivian Monetary Medals