1710 Lima Peru 8 Reales AU-55 – Finest Known!
Item #CC-0153 | 1710 Lima Peru 8 Reales AU 55 – Finest Known!
Mint: Lima, Peru
Assayer: “H” for Francis Hurtado
Ruler/Period: King Philip V (1700-1746)
Grade: AU 55
Weight: 27.1 grams
Description: This choice 8 reales from the Lima mint is a superb example of a hand struck piece of eight. This coin is double dated and displays many of the design features that are often missing from similar coins of this mint an era. Spanish colonial shipwreck cobs are highly sought after, especially in the higher denominations and this example is superb.
For details on this coin from NGC, click on the serial number here: 2883350-001