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Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, (1650-1)O, with crowned-PH countermark on shield.

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / Shipwreck - Silver Coins 1500s-1650s Start Price:350.00 USD Estimated At:400.00 - 600.00 USD
Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, (1650-1)O, with crowned-PH countermark on shield.
SOLD
1,300.00USD+ (227.50) buyer's premium + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2016 Nov 12 @ 13:30UTC-5 : EST/CDT
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Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, (1650-1)O, with crowned-PH countermark on shield. S-P35; KM-19b. 27.26 grams. Solid and uncorroded flan with full shield and cross (somewhat flat), full P-O, but best feature is the bold and well-detailed countermark (scarce thus). From the Maravillas Research Collection of Countermarked Potosi Cobs, with Marex certificate and tag #0023. Recovered from: Maravillas, sunk in 1656 off Grand Bahama Island