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Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 1650O, early-style date, with two countermarks (rare): crowned-T (rar

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / Shipwreck - Silver Coins 1500s-1650s Start Price:700.00 USD Estimated At:800.00 - 1,200.00 USD
Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 1650O, early-style date, with two countermarks (rare): crowned-T (rar
SOLD
1,800.00USD+ (315.00) buyer's premium + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2016 Nov 12 @ 15:30UTC-5 : EST/CDT
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Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 1650O, early-style date, with two countermarks (rare): crowned-T (rare) on shield and crowned-L on cross. S-P35; KM-19b; CT-509. 25.24 grams. Choice full shield and cross, with bold date and P-O and 8-O, clear countermarks (particularly rare to see one on each side), nicely toned, minimal corrosion. From the Maravillas Research Collection of Countermarked Potosi Cobs, with Marex certificate and tag #2015. Recovered from: Maravillas, sunk in 1656 off Grand Bahama Island