AUTHENTIC PIECE OF EIGHT TREASURE COIN
8 Reales Treasure Cob Coin from the La Capitana Shipwreck of 1654
A beautiful example with full cross and Fine+ details. Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, (1651-2)E, with crowned-o countermark on cross. 22.65 grams. Thin and broad but without visible corrosion, bold full cross, good full crown, bold countermark on cross side. Recovered from: Capitana, sunk in 1654 off Chanduy, Ecuador. C.O.A. included.