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Potosi, Bolivia, pillar 8 reales, Charles III, 1767JR, 4-petal rosette below shield, rare first date

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / World Coins - World (A-G) Start Price:1,500.00 USD Estimated At:1,500.00 - 3,000.00 USD
Potosi, Bolivia, pillar 8 reales, Charles III, 1767JR, 4-petal rosette below shield, rare first date
SOLD
1,500.00USD+ (292.50) buyer's premium + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2013 Oct 30 @ 19:20UTC-4 : AST/EDT
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Potosi, Bolivia, pillar 8 reales, Charles III, 1767JR, 4-petal rosette below shield, rare first date of issue. KM-50; CT-966. 26.82 grams. Bold VF+ with light rainbow toning, well struck and attractive despite minute surface pitting, very important and highly sought first-date specimen from this mint (struck when cobs were still being made). Accompanied by a photo-certificate and metallurgical analysis by Aureo & Calico (Barcelona, Spain).