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Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 1727Y, Louis I, rare.

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / Shipwreck - Silver Coins 1660s-1740s Start Price:550.00 USD Estimated At:600.00 - 900.00 USD
Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 1727Y, Louis I, rare.
SOLD
1,800.00USDto arron2+ (270.00) buyer's premium. + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2011 Oct 25 @ 18:07UTC-4 : AST/EDT
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Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 1727Y, Louis I, rare. S-P43b; KM-35; CT-26. 26.1 grams. Darkly toned but solid and corrosion-free, with bold central details, 2 dates, very small parts of king's name and ordinal in legend, very rare provenance. Recovered from: Sea Horse, sunk in 1728 in the River Plate off Uruguay