This is a (1612-16) P Q Bolivia 8 Reales Cob PCGS Genuine Environmental Damage-- VF Detail (Very Fine). The "P" is the Mint Mark for Potosi and the "Q" is the Assayer's mark (Augustin de la Quadra) under King Philip III Reign. This is the Shield Design. There are little areas of yellowish color on the cob AND THE HOLDER HAS HAIRLINE CRACKS. It looks like the coin was too thick for the holder it was put into, so the FRONT of the holder is "spider cracked" (SEE LAST PICTURE).
It is really only visible when it is viewed at certain angles. By purchasing this coin, you are more than welcome to download the TrueView's provided by the PCGS Photography team. Please use your own best judgement to determine the grade/quality of the coin and see each picture before purchasing! NOTE: The coin pictured is the one you will receive. Please keep in mind that the coin was photograph at DIFFERENT ANGLES under the same FLUORESCENT light in order to showcase the coin's quality and uniqueness.
The coin may appear DARKER/LIGHTER depending on the ANGLES and LIGHTING it is VIEWED UNDER. We strive to provide the most accurate and best representation of our product.Please do not hesitate to request additional pictures or angles! The item "(1612-16) Bolivia 8 Reales Silver Cob Coin PCGS VF Detail KM 10 P Q Phillip III" is in sale since Monday, October 4, 2021. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ World\South America\Bolivia". The seller is "lcgwholesale" and is located in Newport Beach, California. This item can be shipped to United States.