A Wonderful New World Spanish Silver 8 Reales COB, PIECE OF EIGHT Pirate Treasure Coin with 14K Gold Shackle
A Wonderful New World Spanish Silver 8 Reales COB, "PIECE OF EIGHT" Pirate Treasure Coin. The hole was made during the period of use and has now been utilized to add a (14K Gold) Nautical Shackle so the coin can be worn as a pendant.
Denomination: 8 Reales
Mint: POTOSI, Bolivia
Assayer: Remnants of what appears to be "A" ? (Juan Alvarez)
Date: nv., circa. 1586-1589
Reign: PHILIP II (1556-1598)
Grade: I, (holed)
Coin Weight: 26.8 grams.
Total weight with gold: 28.1 grams.
Provenance: Unfortunately none... Just a beautiful coin.