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Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 1651O, Latin 5, with crowned-L countermark on cross.

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / Shipwreck - Silver Coins 1500s-1650s Start Price:400.00 USD Estimated At:500.00 - 750.00 USD
Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 1651O, Latin 5, with crowned-L countermark on cross.
SOLD
900.00USDto ortons51915+ (175.50) buyer's premium. + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2016 Nov 12 @ 13:36UTC-5 : EST/CDT
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Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 1651O, Latin 5, with crowned-L countermark on cross. S-P35; KM-19b; CT-510. 28.19 grams. Full date, choice and uncorroded but with edge-splits, the crown especially nice and well detailed, bold partial countermark, curious copper color in places. From the Maravillas Research Collection of Countermarked Potosi Cobs, with Marex certificate and tag #0063. Recovered from: Maravillas, sunk in 1656 off Grand Bahama Island