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Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 1650O, with crowned-dot-F-dot countermark on shield, ex-Ponterio.

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / Shipwreck - Silver Coins 1500s-1650s Start Price:500.00 USD Estimated At:500.00 - 750.00 USD
Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 1650O, with crowned-dot-F-dot countermark on shield, ex-Ponterio.
SOLD
585.00USDto h***y+ (102.38) buyer's premium. + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2013 Oct 30 @ 14:43UTC-4 : AST/EDT
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Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 1650O, with crowned-dot-F-dot countermark on shield, ex-Ponterio. S-P35; KM-19b ;CT-509. 24.46 grams. Huge flan with practically everything visible, including date as 165050 due to doubling, choice full shield and countermark, P-O to left and 8-O to right, light surface corrosion on cross side only, lovely toning. Pedigreed to the Capitana auction (Ponterio April 1999), with original lot-tag #183. Recovered from: Capitana, sunk in 1654 off Chanduy, Ecuador