316. Cob 4 reales, Philip IV, assayer P. S-M19. KM-38. 13.1 grams. Choice, uncorroded specimen with bold oMP, nearly full shield and cross, well centered on a compact flan, nicely toned. Estimate: $100 - $150
319. Cob 8 reales, 1653E, •PH• above pillars, four-digit date below cross. S-P37a. KM-21. 22.5 grams. Scarce early datevariant, good full cross and pillars, not too much corrosion, two clear dates and mintmarks and assayers. Pedigreed to the Craig Whitford auction of April 1995, with cut-out lot information and photo from the catalog and with ANAAB photo-certificate #AB2425. Estimate: $150 - $225
317. Cob 1 real, Philip IV, assayer P. S-M19. KM-28. 1.9 grams. Very rare denomination from this wreck, with most of cross and shield in evidence to confirm it, albeit somewhat corroded and flat. With MAREX insert-card and certificate #90-2R-0037, which both refer to this coin in error as a 2 reales. Estimate: $200 - $300
320. Cob 8 reales, 1653E, •PH• above pillars. S-P37a. KM-21. 22.6 grams. Good full cross, full pillars-and-waves, three bold mintmarks, two assayers, weak date, minimal corrosion, nicely toned. Estimate: $150 - $225
318. Cob 8 reales, (1)650(O), with crowned-L countermark. SP35. KM-19b. 19.8 grams. Decent cross side with clear date and full countermark, pretty red toning, but shield side completely corroded and thin. With MAREX sticker #91-8R-1315, but certificate missing. Estimate: $75 - $110 321. Cob 8 reales, (1655)S, Plate Coin in The Practical Book of Cobs (3rd edition). S-C4. KM-7.2. 15.5 grams. Very rare one-year issue (very few specimens known, almost all from shipwrecks), this with full and bold mintmark-assayer C-S to right and denomination VIII (vertically) to left of nearly full shield, the pillars side heavily corroded, all nicely brown-toned. With special Sedwick photo-certificate. Estimate: $1,500 $2,250
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Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC. Treasure and World Coin Auction # 4 November 2008