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Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 1649O, with crowned-L countermark on cross, ex-Ponterio.

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / Shipwreck - Silver Coins 1500s-1650s Start Price:550.00 USD Estimated At:600.00 - 900.00 USD
Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 1649O, with crowned-L countermark on cross, ex-Ponterio.
SOLD
950.00USDto g****c+ (166.25) buyer's premium. + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2013 Oct 30 @ 14:42UTC-4 : AST/EDT
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Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 1649O, with crowned-L countermark on cross, ex-Ponterio. S-P35; KM-19b ;CT-506. 26.40 grams. Incredibly choice full date set off with colorful rainbow toning, also full countermark, full cross-lions-castles and shield, full P-O to left and 8 to right, very minor surface corrosion only. Pedigreed to the Capitana auction (Ponterio April 1999), with original lot-tag #110. Recovered from: Capitana, sunk in 1654 off Chanduy, Ecuador