A Fine New World Spanish Silver 8 REALES COB, POTOSI, T Assayer
A Fine New World Spanish Silver 8 REALES COB, circa. 1618-1639. Real Pirate Treasure !!!
MINT - POTOSI
ASSAYER - T (Juan Ximenez de Tapia)
REIGN - PHILLIP III-IV
DATE- nv., circa. 1618-1639
GRADE - 1
Weight - 26.5 grams.
NOTE- This coin does not have any provenance but many of this assayer's examples have been recovered from the Spanish Treasure Galleon, Atocha and her sister ship, The Margarita that sank in 1622 in a violent hurricane.