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    Philip V gold Shipwreck Cob 8 Escudos 1714 Mo-J MS62 NGC, Mexico City mint, KM57.3, Fr-6. 27.2gm. Variety with date on reverse. From the 1715 Plate Fleet. A bold and attractive representation hailing from the famed 1715 Plate Fleet. The offering unveils a pleasing bright golden luster upon inspection, with an intriguing doubling seen in areas, most notably at the denomination which consequently reads as "VIIII" [Escudos] rather than the intended, and actual, "VIII" denomination. As is common for the type, prominent die polish fills the recesses, leaving no area without a feature of interest for inspection. Sold with Daniel Frank Sedwick auction tag.

    Note for clients in the European Union: This lot is considered by the European Union to be “investment gold”. We believe that it meets the criteria established in Article 344(1), point (2) of Council Directive 2006/112/EC and thus should be exempt from import VAT regardless of the selling price. Any questions or concerns about VAT should be addressed to your accountant or local tax authority.

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    Auction Dates
    September, 2019
    5th-9th Thursday-Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 15
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