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Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, (16)52E transitional Type IV/A.

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / Shipwreck - Silver Coins 1500s-1650s Start Price:500.00 USD Estimated At:700.00 - 1,000.00 USD
Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, (16)52E transitional Type IV/A.
SOLD
600.00USDto ytes1+ (105.00) buyer's premium. + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2017 May 03 @ 17:38UTC-4 : AST/EDT
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Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, (16)52E transitional Type IV/A. S-P37; KM-A20.4; CT-432. 26.47 grams. Solid and uncorroded but with flat peripheries (with small edge-splits) and pre-salvage scratches, the pillars-and-waves and shield particularly bold due to contrasting toning, this die variety notable for having T/V in TRA of motto. Pedigreed to the Roberto Mastalir collection, #IV.1-A.aa(1)2 in his book (page 84), with Herman Moro certificate. Recovered from: Capitana, sunk in 1654 off Chanduy, Ecuador