Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, (1618)PAL (rare), ex-Gray.

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Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, (1618)PAL (rare), ex-Gray.
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Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, (1618)PAL (rare), ex-Gray. S-P20; KM-10; Cal-922. 13.93 grams. Thin from corrosion but with full and clear assayer, full cross and shield, actually one of the best coins from this wreck, also with neat pedigree. With original Seahawk tag and certificate #91-1A-002507.0103, pedigreed to the Thomas Gray collection and formerly displayed at the ANA Money Museum's "Treasures of the Deep" exhibit (2014-15), also pedigreed to our Auction 10, with original lot-tag #280 and to our Auction 19, with original lot-tag #387. Recovered from: "Dry Tortugas wreck," sunk ca. 1622 in the Dry Tortugas, west of Key West, Florida