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Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, Philip III, assayer not visible, Grade 1 (estimated), certificate and

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / Shipwreck - Silver Coins 1500s-1650s Start Price:200.00 USD Estimated At:250.00 - 375.00 USD
Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, Philip III, assayer not visible, Grade 1 (estimated), certificate and
SOLD
1,600.00USDto assayer108+ (240.00) buyer's premium. + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2011 Oct 25 @ 16:05UTC-4 : AST/EDT
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Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, Philip III, assayer not visible, Grade 1 (estimated), certificate and tag missing, mounted shield-side out in 14K gold necklace bezel. KM-10. 48.4 grams total. A rather large piece, both from the mounting and the fact that the coin itself is broad and uncorroded, with bold mintmark, nearly full but slightly doubled shield and cross, some flatness. Recovered from: Atocha, sunk in 1622 west of Key West, Florida