1575-1621 Potosi Bolivia 2 Reales – Atocha Era Cob
Item #CC-0067 | 1575-1621 Potosi Bolivia 2 Reales – Atocha Era Cob
Mint: Potosi, Bolivia
Assayer: “B” Juan Ballesteros Narváez
Ruler/Period: King Philip II/III
Weight: 6.78 Grams
Description: This well-preserved Spanish two reales cob displays a well centered and slightly double struck shield on the obverse, boldly struck assayer mark “B” and II reales denomination marks. The reverse displays nice details around the Jerusalem cross with castles and lions in the octolobe. Struck pre-1622, this Atocha era 2 reales is a beautiful example of cobs minted in the golden age of Spanish coinage.