1577-1588 Lima Peru 2 Reales NGC XF-40 “Star of Lima”
Item #CC-0130 | 1577-88 Lima 2 Reales NGC XF-40 “Star of Lima”
Mint: Lima, Peru
Assayer: D for “Diego De La Torre”
Ruler/Period: Philip II
Weight: 6.60 Grams
For details on this coin from NGC, click on the serial number here: 2855720-006
Description: This 2 Reales minted in Lima, Peru is a choice example of the exceptional attention to detail seen from the work done by the famous assayer Diego de la Torre! Known for his amazing pieces and his signature “Star of Lima” seen to the left of the shield, De La Torre pieces are highly desirable and collectible. This example is well struck, nearly perfectly circular and displays beautiful details. This lovely piece is graded at XF-40 from NGC and will make a wonderful addition to any Spanish Colonial cob collection!