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Seville, Spain, cob 8 reales, Philip III, assayer not visible, Grade 1.

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / Shipwreck - Silver Coins 1500s-1650s Start Price:400.00 USD Estimated At:500.00 - 750.00 USD
Seville, Spain, cob 8 reales, Philip III, assayer not visible, Grade 1.
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850.00USD+ (148.75) buyer's premium + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2017 Nov 02 @ 13:18UTC-4 : AST/EDT
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Seville, Spain, cob 8 reales, Philip III, assayer not visible, Grade 1. KM-38.1. 24.67 grams. Thick and solid (minimal surface corrosion, minor edge-loss), with nearly full cross (off-center) and shield (partially flat), somewhat rare as a mainland Spanish cob from this wreck and particularly rare in Grade-1 quality. With Fisher/Miguel certificate #231483 (misattributed to Potosi assayer M, but barcoded tag is correct). Recovered from: Atocha, sunk in 1622 west of Key West, Florida