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Potosi, Bolivia, 8R-sized silver medal, Ferdinand VII, 1816, in appreciation for services, ex-Derman

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / Medals & Tokens Start Price:800.00 USD Estimated At:1,000.00 - 1,500.00 USD
Potosi, Bolivia, 8R-sized silver medal, Ferdinand VII, 1816, in appreciation for services, ex-Derman
SOLD
1,200.00USD+ (210.00) buyer's premium + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2013 May 02 @ 19:33UTC-4 : AST/EDT
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Potosi, Bolivia, 8R-sized silver medal, Ferdinand VII, 1816, in appreciation for services, ex-Derman. 26.4 grams. Obverse with bust of king and legend EL REY EN PREMIO DE LA FIDELIDAD Y DE LA VIRTUD ANO DE 1816; reverse with crown above springs and legend APRECIENSE LOS SERVICIOS DE ESTE MI BENEMERITO VASSALLO; AXF with attractive light toning and underlying luster, very rare as unholed. Pedigreed to the Alberto "Coco" Derman collection. NOTE: IT HAS COME TO OUR ATTENTION THAT THIS MEDAL WAS MADE IN POTOSI, BOLIVIA, NOT LIMA, PERU.