Minted in Mexico City -- 26.27g weight. Conserved, attributed and certified "genuine" by NGC. Very nice quality and early 8-Reales Spanish Colonial Cob from the Vliengenthart Treasure Shipwreck.
These coins were hand-hammered and not from a coin press (they weren't invented yet). Therefore each coin is unique, rustic, and as pictured.
Actual coin you will receive. Nice quality silver cob that circulated throughout the World for over 300 years. This is the coin called Pieces of 8. " These coins were cut into 8 "pieces" or "bits to provide a smaller denomination. The new US Mint struck a silver dollar in 1794 that approximated the 8 Reale in weight and size.
Actual cob you will receive. All the 461 sailors, soldiers and merchants aboard perished.
The vessel, sailing out of the Netherlands port of Rammekens, carried three chests of gold and silver (mainly Dutch gold ducats and Spanish colonial 8 Reale pieces from the Mexico City mint) for trade in the East Indies. Actual coin you will receive -- zero problems, guaranteed. Actual coin you will receive -- zero problems. 30 day return privilege from receipt of coin -- no questions asked.The item "1730 8-Reales Silver Spanish Coin, Vliengenthart Shipwreck Cob, NGC Graded, Nice" is in sale since Sunday, June 13, 2021. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ World\Europe\Spain". The seller is "coinfinders" and is located in Albuquerque, New Mexico. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, South africa, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Viet nam, Uruguay.