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598. Clump of two bust 8 reales. 48 grams. Two offset coins, back to back, the top one fully cleaned and only lightly corroded (fully detailed), the bottom one dark and heavily corroded on the bust side but with nice reverse showing behind the better coin. With Sedwick photo-certificate. Estimate: $175 - $275

601. Clump of two bust 8 reales (uncleaned). 54 grams. Fully encrusted pair of coins at a slight angle, with lots of tiny bits of shell and debris, gray-green color, the coins fairly solid but probably not as well-preserved as some of the above. With Sedwick photocertificate. Estimate: $125 - $185

602. Bust 1 real, Charles III, 1773JM. CT-1490. KM-75. 2.5 grams. Rare early minor from this wreck, moderately corroded all over but all details clear (Fine), lightly toned. Estimate: $50 - $75

599. Clump of two bust 8 reales. 55 grams. An “encrustation sandwich” with two decent coins (only lightly corroded), one cleaned with reverse out, the other uncleaned with obverse out (full date visible), attractive debris including part of a snail shell. With Sedwick photo-certificate. Estimate: $175 - $275

603. Bust 1 real, Charles IV, 1798IJ. CT-1104. KM-94. 2.0 grams. Moderate corrosion, off-center reverse, all details clear (Fine), rare from this wreck. Estimate: $50 - $75 604. Bust ½ real, Charles IV, 1792IJ. CT-1246. KM-93. 1.3 grams. Choice, well-detailed early bust (style unique to this mint), light corrosion only, rare from this wreck. Estimate: $50 - $75

Potosí, Bolivia

600. Clump of two bust 8 reales. 58 grams. Two coins at a slight angle, the top one fully cleaned (VF details, lightly corroded) and with clear date, the bottom coin fully encrusted with small bits of shells (green and white). With Sedwick photo-certificate. Estimate: $175 - $275

605. Bust 2 reales, Charles III, 1785PR. CT-1403. KM-53. 5.8 grams. Rare from this wreck (as a minor, non-Lima, and earlier than 1800), half of reverse and all of obverse lightly corroded but all details clear (Fine), toned fields. Estimate: $75 - $110

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Profile for Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC

Treasure and World Coin Auction # 4  

Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC. Treasure and World Coin Auction # 4 November 2008

Treasure and World Coin Auction # 4  

Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC. Treasure and World Coin Auction # 4 November 2008