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[[Image:Peru Sedwick 25-17.jpg|700px|thumb|Sedwick sale 25, lot 17]]
 
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This specimen was lot 17 in Sedwick sale 25 (Winter Park, FL, May 2018), where it sold for $5,355. The catalog description<sup>[1]</sup> noted, "Lima, Peru, cob 8 escudos, 1729N. Choice deep strike with lots of detail (AU-UNC) but traces of mount removal, bold 72 of central date and tail of 9 in legend (scarce date), pleasing yellow color with small spots of orange toning." This type is recorded for 1710-47. The Mexico City mint was converted to milled coinage in 1732-34 but Lima would not follow suit until 1751.  
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This specimen was lot 17 in Sedwick sale 25 (Winter Park, FL, May 2019), where it sold for $5,355. The catalog description<sup>[1]</sup> noted, "Lima, Peru, cob 8 escudos, 1729N. Choice deep strike with lots of detail (AU-UNC) but traces of mount removal, bold 72 of central date and tail of 9 in legend (scarce date), pleasing yellow color with small spots of orange toning." This type is recorded for 1710-47. The Mexico City mint was converted to milled coinage in 1732-34 but Lima would not follow suit until 1751.  
  
 
''Recorded mintage:'' 53,813.
 
''Recorded mintage:'' 53,813.
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''[[Bibliography|Source:]]''
 
''[[Bibliography|Source:]]''
 
* <sup>[1]</sup>Sedwick, Daniel Frank, Augi Garcia and Cori Sedwick Downing, ''Treasure Auction 25,'' Winter Park, FL: Daniel Frank Sedwick LLC, 2019.
 
* <sup>[1]</sup>Sedwick, Daniel Frank, Augi Garcia and Cori Sedwick Downing, ''Treasure Auction 25,'' Winter Park, FL: Daniel Frank Sedwick LLC, 2019.
* Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, ''Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900, 7th ed.,'' Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2012.
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* Michael, Thomas, and Tracy L. Schmidt, ''Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900, 9th ed.'', Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2019.
* Cayón, Adolfo, Clemente Cayón and Juan Cayón, ''Las Monedas Españolas, del Tremis al Euro: del 411 a Nuestros Dias, vol. 1,'' Madrid: Cayón9-Jano  S.L., 2005.
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* Cayón, Adolfo, Clemente Cayón and Juan Cayón, ''Las Monedas Españolas, del Tremis al Euro: del 411 a Nuestros Dias, vol. 1,'' Madrid: Cayón-Jano  S.L., 2005.
 
* 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.
 
* 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.
  
 
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* [[Peru 1726-L M 8 escudos|1726 8 escudos]]
 
* [[Peru 1728-L N escudo|1728 escudo]]
 
* [[Peru 1728-L N escudo|1728 escudo]]
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* [[Peru 1728-L N 8 escudos|1728 8 escudos]]
 
* [[Peru 1730-L N 8 escudos|1730 8 escudos]]
 
* [[Peru 1730-L N 8 escudos|1730 8 escudos]]
 
* [[Coins and currency dated 1729]]
 
* [[Coins and currency dated 1729]]
 
* return to coins of [[Peru]]
 
* return to coins of [[Peru]]
  
[[Category: Gold coins of South America]][[Category:Selections from Sedwick sale 25]]
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[[Category: Gold coins of South America]][[Category:Selections from Sedwick sale 25]][[Category:Cob coinage of Latin America and Spain]]

Latest revision as of 13:55, 12 April 2020

Sedwick sale 25, lot 17

This specimen was lot 17 in Sedwick sale 25 (Winter Park, FL, May 2019), where it sold for $5,355. The catalog description[1] noted, "Lima, Peru, cob 8 escudos, 1729N. Choice deep strike with lots of detail (AU-UNC) but traces of mount removal, bold 72 of central date and tail of 9 in legend (scarce date), pleasing yellow color with small spots of orange toning." This type is recorded for 1710-47. The Mexico City mint was converted to milled coinage in 1732-34 but Lima would not follow suit until 1751.

Recorded mintage: 53,813.

Specification: 27.07 g, .917 fine gold, .798 troy oz AGW, this specimen 26.91 grams.

Catalog reference: Cayón-10002, Fr-7; S-L29; KM-38.2; CT-43.

Source:

  • [1]Sedwick, Daniel Frank, Augi Garcia and Cori Sedwick Downing, Treasure Auction 25, Winter Park, FL: Daniel Frank Sedwick LLC, 2019.
  • Michael, Thomas, and Tracy L. Schmidt, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900, 9th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2019.
  • Cayón, Adolfo, Clemente Cayón and Juan Cayón, Las Monedas Españolas, del Tremis al Euro: del 411 a Nuestros Dias, vol. 1, Madrid: Cayón-Jano S.L., 2005.
  • 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.

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