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Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 1651E, Latin 5, with crowned-(?) countermark on shield.

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / Shipwreck - Silver Coins 1500s-1650s Start Price:300.00 USD Estimated At:300.00 - 450.00 USD
Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 1651E, Latin 5, with crowned-(?) countermark on shield.
SOLD
325.00USD+ (56.88) buyer's premium + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2016 Nov 12 @ 13:46UTC-5 : EST/CDT
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Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 1651E, Latin 5, with crowned-(?) countermark on shield. S-P36; KM-19b; CT-511. 24.93 grams. Bold date, very bold crown in countermark (letter below it not discernible), bold king's ordinal IIII, full and uncorroded cross, doubled and corroded shield, light toning. From the Maravillas Research Collection of Countermarked Potosi Cobs, with Marex certificate and tag #0535. Recovered from: Maravillas, sunk in 1656 off Grand Bahama Island