56

Seville, Spain, cob 4 escudos, Philip II, assayer Gothic D with open right side, rare.

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / Cobs - Gold Start Price:1,400.00 USD Estimated At:1,750.00 - 2,500.00 USD
Seville, Spain, cob 4 escudos, Philip II, assayer Gothic D with open right side, rare.
SOLD
1,800.00USDto g******k+ (270.00) buyer's premium + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2011 Apr 26 @ 14:39UTC-4 : AST/EDT
All items are genuine unless noted. Most shipwreck coins and artifacts come with a certificate of authenticity (please check the description for each item). By bidding in this auction you understand and agree to the Terms and Conditions posted here.
Seville, Spain, cob 4 escudos, Philip II, assayer Gothic D with open right side, rare. CT-unl.; Cay-unl. (Type 77). 13.4 grams. Very bold full shield and cross due to reddish sediment in crevices, full and clear mintmark-assayer to left (the open-sided D known in smaller denominations but unlisted in the 4E) and denomination to right, choice XF. Pedigreed to the Ponterio auction #130 of April 30-May 1, 2004, with original lot-tag #556.