1712 Colombia 2 Escudos PCGS MS-63 From The 1715 Fleet – Finest Known!
Item #CC-0105 | 1712 MS-63 Colombia 2 Escudos – 1715 Fleet
Ruler/Period: King Philip V
Grade: PCGS MS-63
PCGS Serial #: 171466.63/28529371 View Certification Details from PCGS
Population by PCGS: Finest known example!
Description: This breathtaking gold 2 escudos cob is extremely rare and happens to be the finest example graded by PCGS. It has the unique designation as being the “Top Pop”.
As you can see from our photos, this coin exhibits all of its original luster, a beautiful Jerusalem Cross and a partial “1712” date. It also has many of the other design features that are often missing on similar gold cobs from this era.
Spanish gold cobs from the 1715 Fleet, especially from Columbia are highly sought after and this example is beyond outstanding. A crown jewel of any shipwreck coin collection!