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Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 1654E, •PH• at top, ex-Ponterio.

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / Shipwreck - Silver Coins 1500s-1650s Start Price:320.00 USD Estimated At:400.00 - 600.00 USD
Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 1654E, •PH• at top, ex-Ponterio.
SOLD
600.00USDto munzen+ (105.00) buyer's premium. + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2016 Nov 12 @ 15:29UTC-5 : EST/CDT
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Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 1654E, •PH• at top, ex-Ponterio. S-P37a; KM-21; CT-438. 24.93 grams. Choice, broad-flan specimen with three full dates (rare thus), bold PH, one nice pillar and full waves (off-center), good full cross-lions-castles, light surface corrosion, nicely toned. Pedigreed to the Ponterio "La Capitana" auction of April 1999, with original lot-tag #420, and to our Auction #14, with original lot-tag #443, with generic certificate from the salvagers. Recovered from: Capitana, sunk in 1654 off Chanduy, Ecuador