PIRATE TREASURE !!! Mexico 8 Reales COB set in 14K. Gold
PIRATE TREASURE !!!! Mexico 8 Reales COB set in 14K. Gold.
Denomination - 8 Reales Cob
Mint - "oM", Mexico City
Assayer - appears to be "P", "D", or possibly "G"
Date - nv.
Reign - Philip III / IV, c. 1618-1677
Grade - I
Weight - 27.4 grams total weight. Coin 22.1 grams, 5.3 grams 14K GOLD.
Note; The coin has been professionally set in a heavy 14k gold bezel.
Most likely recovered from the 1715 PLATE FLEET or the CONCEPCION (1641).