Legend: PHILIPVS IIII Rev: Crowned pillars and waves Rev. Type of cob identical to those rescued from the "Jesús María de la Limpia Concepción", (La Capitana), the flagship of the Viceroyalty of Peru, embarked on the coast of what is now Ecuador, when transporting silver coins minted in Potosi. La Capitana's coins were minted before 1654. The one we offer is dated 4 years later from the said shipwreck. Assayer E 1651-78 Antonio de Ergueta.Condition: [Fine]: Moderate to considerable wear. All the letters are visible, but they can show only parts of the Legends due to the hammering of the cob. Slight oxidations that do not affect the design. The colors in the photos can be different from the colors of the actual coin.
The item "Nice 8 reales Silver Cob Bolivia Potosi 1658P E" is in sale since Sunday, December 29, 2019. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ World\South America\Bolivia". The seller is "casabiel" and is located in Zaragoza.This item can be shipped worldwide.