Gold Cobs from the Florida shipwrecks of the 1715 Fleet & other New World wrecks. Spanish Colonial gold cobs from Lima, Mexico, Cuzco, Bogotá, and Cartagena.






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From the 1715 Fleet     


  L39. Lima 1712 M eight escudos. Choice near mint state with the highly

         prized double date (712 in the legend).  NGC "1715 Plate Fleet AU 55". 

         Recovered from the Nieves site of the 1715 Fleet.


         Beautiful golden color with just a hint of sea effect.

         At 11 o'clock on the pillar side there is the highly desirable

         three digit second date 712--partially obscured by

         the damn prong!    This 1712 comes with a very desirable

         Real 8 certificate signed by the late Lou Ullian.


          Available. Price on request.  

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