1679 8 Reales, Consolación Shipwreck (2017660)


Certificate #: 2017660
Dated: 1679
Denomination: 8 reales
Mint: Potosi
Assayer: V/C
Reign: Carlos II
Grade: 1
Weight:  20.83 grams
Wreck: Consolación
Made of: Silver

Nice, rare coin, nice cross with one each lion and castle, denomination and a 2-digit date and mint mark.  Obverse bold and centered, nice pillars and waves, 1 mint mark, one assayer V stamped over C, a 2-digit date as well as a another partial 4-digit date around the edge.  Well-known but rare assayer over strike.

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