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[[Image:Mexico Sedwick 25-3.jpg|550px|thumb|Sedwick sale 25, lot 3]]
 
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[[Image:Aureo 347-0239.jpg|550px|thumb|Áureo y Calicó sale 347, lot 239]]
  
This specimen was lot 3 in Sedwick sale 25 (Winter Park, FL, May 2019), where it sold for $10,710. The catalog description<sup>[1]</sup> noted, "Mexico City, [[Mexico]], cob 8 escudos, 1711J, ex-1715 Fleet. Good full cross, shield, oXMJ and date, well centered, the peripheries flat, matte XF+ with rich gold color all over. From the 1715 Fleet, with NGC label showing that designation (XF 45)." The SCWC lists this date without a price.
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The first specimen was lot 3 in Sedwick sale 25 (Winter Park, FL, May 2019), where it sold for $10,710. The catalog description<sup>[1]</sup> noted, "Mexico City, [[Mexico]], cob 8 escudos, 1711J, ex-1715 Fleet. Good full cross, shield, oXMJ and date, well centered, the peripheries flat, matte XF+ with rich gold color all over. From the 1715 Fleet, with NGC label showing that designation (XF 45)." The second specimen was lot 239 in Áureo y Calicó sale 347 (Barcelona, March 2020), where it sold for €215,000 (about US$283,736 including buyer's fees). The catalog description<sup>[2]</sup> noted, <blockquote>"''1711. Felipe V. México. J. 8 escudos. Redonda. Tipo "Real". Procedente del tesoro de La Florida. Bellísima. Brillo original. Extraordinariamente rara. Sólo hemos tenido este ejemplar. S/C.'' (kingdom of [[Spain]], Philip V, eight escudos of 1711, Mexico mint, round "royal" type, from ''La Florida'' treasure. Exquisite, original luster, extraordinarily rare, we know of only this example, uncirculated.)"</blockquote> The SCWC lists this date without a price.
  
 
''Reported Mintage:'' unknown.
 
''Reported Mintage:'' unknown.
  
''Specification:'' 27.07 g, .917 fine gold, .798 troy oz AGW, this specimen 26.86 grams.  
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''Specification:'' 27.07 g, .917 fine gold, .798 troy oz AGW, the first specimen 26.86 grams, the second specimen 26,73 g.
  
''Catalog reference:'' [[Spanish and Spanish colonial coins listed by Cayón number|Cayón-9929]], S-M30; KM-57.1.  
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''Catalog reference:'' AC. 2192, Cal.Onza 384, Tauler 384, [[Spanish and Spanish colonial coins listed by Cayón number|Cayón-9929]], S-M30; KM-57.1.  
  
 
''[[Bibliography|Source:]]''
 
''[[Bibliography|Source:]]''
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* Michael, Thomas, ''Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800, 7th ed.,'' Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2016.
 
* Michael, Thomas, ''Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800, 7th ed.,'' Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2016.
 
* Menzel, Sewall, ''Cobs, Pieces of Eight and Treasure Coins,'' New York: The American Numismatic Society, 2004.
 
* Menzel, Sewall, ''Cobs, Pieces of Eight and Treasure Coins,'' New York: The American Numismatic Society, 2004.
* <sup>[1]</sup>Sisó, Teresa, Eduardo Domingo and Lluís Lalana, ''Selección de 500 Monedas, Medallas y Billetes,'' Barcelona: Aureo y Calicó Subastas, 2012.
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* <sup>[1]</sup>.
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* <sup>[2]</sup>Sisó, Teresa, Eduard Domingo and Lluís Lalana, ''Subasta Publica 347: Seleccion de 500 Monedas, Medallas y Billetes,'' Barcelona: Áureo y Calicó, 2020.
  
 
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* return to [[Mexican colonial coinage, 1536-1822]]
 
* return to [[Mexican colonial coinage, 1536-1822]]
  
[[Category:Gold coins of Mexico]][[Category:Cob coinage of Latin America and Spain]][[Category:Selections from Sedwick sale 25]]
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[[Category:Gold coins of Mexico]][[Category:Cob coinage of Latin America and Spain]][[Category:Selections from Sedwick sale 25]][[Category: Selections from Aureo sale 345, 346, 347]]

Revision as of 11:35, 2 August 2020

Sedwick sale 25, lot 3
Áureo y Calicó sale 347, lot 239
The first specimen was lot 3 in Sedwick sale 25 (Winter Park, FL, May 2019), where it sold for $10,710. The catalog description[1] noted, "Mexico City, Mexico, cob 8 escudos, 1711J, ex-1715 Fleet. Good full cross, shield, oXMJ and date, well centered, the peripheries flat, matte XF+ with rich gold color all over. From the 1715 Fleet, with NGC label showing that designation (XF 45)." The second specimen was lot 239 in Áureo y Calicó sale 347 (Barcelona, March 2020), where it sold for €215,000 (about US$283,736 including buyer's fees). The catalog description[2] noted,
"1711. Felipe V. México. J. 8 escudos. Redonda. Tipo "Real". Procedente del tesoro de La Florida. Bellísima. Brillo original. Extraordinariamente rara. Sólo hemos tenido este ejemplar. S/C. (kingdom of Spain, Philip V, eight escudos of 1711, Mexico mint, round "royal" type, from La Florida treasure. Exquisite, original luster, extraordinarily rare, we know of only this example, uncirculated.)"
The SCWC lists this date without a price.

Reported Mintage: unknown.

Specification: 27.07 g, .917 fine gold, .798 troy oz AGW, the first specimen 26.86 grams, the second specimen 26,73 g.

Catalog reference: AC. 2192, Cal.Onza 384, Tauler 384, Cayón-9929, S-M30; KM-57.1.

Source:

  • Cayón, Adolfo, Clemente Cayón and Juan Cayón, Las Monedas Españolas, del Tremis al Euro: del 411 a Nuestros Dias, 2 volumes, Madrid: Cayón-Jano S.L., 2005.
  • Calicó, Xavier, Numismática Española: Catálogo General con Precios de Todas las Monedas Españolas Acuñadas desde Los Reyes Católicos Hasta Juan Carlos I, 1474 a 2001, Barcelona: Aureo & Calicó, 2008.
  • Friedberg, Arthur L. and Ira S. Friedberg, Gold Coins of the World, From Ancient Times to the Present, 7th ed., Clifton, NJ: Coin and Currency Institute, 2003.
  • Michael, Thomas, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800, 7th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2016.
  • Menzel, Sewall, Cobs, Pieces of Eight and Treasure Coins, New York: The American Numismatic Society, 2004.
  • [1].
  • [2]Sisó, Teresa, Eduard Domingo and Lluís Lalana, Subasta Publica 347: Seleccion de 500 Monedas, Medallas y Billetes, Barcelona: Áureo y Calicó, 2020.

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