Shipwreck Treasure coins from around the World. Atocha, 1715 Fleet, Consolacion, Maravillas, Capitana, VOC, Rooswijk

Shipwreck Silver Coins

Shipwreck Treasure coins from around the World.

shipwreckThe heart of our online store is always this page of silver (and copper) coins from shipwrecks from around the world. No other site anywhere has the selection we do! For over 25 years now we have specialized in shipwreck coins and have sources in every continent. As a result, here you will see coins from Spanish wrecks, Dutch wrecks, French wrecks that sunk all over the world. And everything here comes with a certificate (except where noted) and our lifetime guarantee of authenticity and provenance.

Some quick links:

"Rill Cove wreck," sunk ca. 1618

 Atocha, sunk in 1622

Santa Margarita, sunk in 1622

Sao Jose, sunk in 1622

Concepcion, sunk in 1641

Capitana, sunk in 1654

Maravillas, sunk in 1656

"Jupiter wreck", sunk in 1659

Consolación Pirated Wreck , sunk in 1681

Joanna, sunk in 1682

Merestein, sunk in 1702

Association, sunk in 1707

1715 Plate Fleet

Slot ter Hooge, sunk in 1724

Spanish 1733 Fleet

Vliegenthart, sunk in 1735

Rooswijk, sunk in 1739

Princess Louisa, sunk in 1743

Hollandia, sunk in 1743

Reijgersdaal, sunk in 1747

Cazador, sunk in 1784

Leocadia, sunk in 1800

 

 

 

Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC Professional numismatists specializing in the colonial coinage of Spanish America, shipwreck cob coins and artifacts of all nations. "Spanish 1554 Fleet" off Padre Island, Texas Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC Professional numismatists specializing in the colonial coinage of Spanish America, shipwreck cob coins and artifacts of all nations.

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Mexico City, Mexico, 4 reales, Charles-Joanna, "Late Series," assayer G to right, mintmark M to left. Choice specimen for this wreck, with lovely, even brown toning all over, corrosion only at the edges, all details full.

Mexico City, Mexico, 4 reales, Charles-Joanna, "Late Series," assayer G to right, mintmark M to left. Choice specimen for this wreck, with lovely, even brown toning all over, corrosion only at the edges, all details full.

d061504125001 SOLD

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Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC Professional numismatists specializing in the colonial coinage of Spanish America, shipwreck cob coins and artifacts of all nations. Santiago, sunk in 1585 on the Bassas da India, east of Africa Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC Professional numismatists specializing in the colonial coinage of Spanish America, shipwreck cob coins and artifacts of all nations.

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Seville, Spain, cob 8 reales, Philip II, assayer Gothic D at 4 o'clock outside tressure around cross, mounted in silver bezel with 14k gold accents and bail. Broad-flan specimen with choice full cross and shield but flat peripheries, minimal corrosion, impressive mounting (cross side out).

Seville, Spain, cob 8 reales, Philip II, assayer Gothic D at 4 o'clock outside tressure around cross, mounted in silver bezel with 14k gold accents and bail. Broad-flan specimen with choice full cross and shield but flat peripheries, minimal corrosion, impressive mounting (cross side out!).

d061504125002 $595
Seville, Spain, cob 4 reales, Philip II, assayer Gothic D at 4 o'clock outside tressure around cross. Solid and uncorroded but without toning, nice full shield and cross.

Seville, Spain, cob 4 reales, Philip II, assayer Gothic D at 4 o'clock outside tressure around cross. Solid and uncorroded but without toning, nice full shield and cross.

d061504125068 $195

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Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC Professional numismatists specializing in the colonial coinage of Spanish America, shipwreck cob coins and artifacts of all nations. Unidentified ca.-1590 wreck off the Yucatan peninsula of Mexico Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC Professional numismatists specializing in the colonial coinage of Spanish America, shipwreck cob coins and artifacts of all nations.

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Small clump of three cob 4 reales of Philip II (one Mexico, one Lima and one unknown). Compact stack with coral between coins, the middle one hidden but the outer ones with clear (and attributable) full crosses exposed, nicely toned and uncorroded except for small pieces of the edges missing. Small clump of three cob 4 reales of Philip II (one Mexico, one Lima and one unknown). Compact stack with coral between coins, the middle one hidden but the outer ones with clear (and attributable) full crosses exposed, nicely toned and uncorroded except for small pieces of the edges missing. d061504125003 $395
Lima, Peru, cob 4 reales, Philip II, assayer Diego de la Torre, (P-ii) to left, *-oD to right. Lima, Peru, cob 4 reales, Philip II, assayer Diego de la Torre, (P-ii) to left, *-oD to right. 8.72 grams. Good full cross and shield despite moderate edge corrosion (small pieces missing), darkly toned and with light encrustation around edge. d061404191019 $175
Spain (various mints), 1 reales, Ferdinand-Isabel, various assayers (where visible). Spain (various mints), 1 reales, Ferdinand-Isabel, various assayers (where visible). Mostly clear details despite moderate surface corrosion. 2 available. d061404191014-15 $50 each.
Seville, Spain, cob 2 reales, Philip II, assayer Gothic D outside tressure. Seville, Spain, cob 2 reales, Philip II, assayer Gothic D outside tressure. Good full shields and crosses, some surface corrosion and toning. 1 available. d061404191008-10 $95 each

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Mexico, cob 8 reales, Philip III, assayer not visible (F). Mexico, cob 8 reales, Philip III, assayer F. Good shield and cross despite corrosion and thinning, lightly toned all over. d101416112003 SOLD

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All with original Mel Fisher certificates (except where noted)

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Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, Philip III, assayer T, Grade 1, upper half of shield and quadrants of cross transposed, mounted in wonderful 18k gold bezel. Big coin with impressively bold and full shield and "q+T" (retrograde mintmark), nice full cross, rustic mounting (shield side out) with shackle bail.

Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, Philip III, assayer T, Grade 1, upper half of shield and quadrants of cross transposed, mounted in wonderful 18k gold bezel. Big coin with impressively bold and full shield and "q+T" (retrograde mintmark), nice full cross, rustic mounting (shield side out) with shackle bail.

d061504125079 SOLD
Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, Philip III, assayer C (rare), Grade 2 or 3 (Note: tag only-original certificate missing). Solid coin with light to moderate surface corrosion, weak but certain assayer, full shield and cross.

Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, Philip III, assayer C (rare), Grade 2 or 3 (Note: tag only-original certificate missing). Solid coin with light to moderate surface corrosion, weak but certain assayer, full shield and cross.

d061504125074 SOLD
Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, Philip III, assayer C (rare), Grade 2 or 3 (Note: tag only-original certificate missing). Solid coin with light to moderate surface corrosion, weak but certain assayer, full shield and cross.

Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, Philip III, assayer not visible, upper half of shield transposed, Grade 3. Solid coin with bold full cross and shield (scarce error), light to moderate corrosion, typically shiny. 

d061504125010 $325
Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, Philip III, assayer T, Grade 2 or 3 (tag only--original certificate missing). Thick coin with corrosion mostly near edge, nearly full shield and cross (the former off-center), bold assayer, patchy toning.

Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, Philip III, assayer T, Grade 2 or 3 (tag only--original certificate missing). Thick coin with corrosion mostly near edge, nearly full shield and cross (the former off-center), bold assayer, patchy toning.

d061504125076 $195
Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, Philip III, various assayers (where visible), all nice Grade 2. Full shields and crosses, solid coins with minimal surface corrosion (nearly Grade-1 quality), all with original Mel Fisher certificates..

Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, Philip III, various assayers (where visible), all nice Grade 2. Full shields and crosses, solid coins with minimal surface corrosion (nearly Grade-1 quality), all with original Mel Fisher certificates. Tag numbers: 85A-159633, 85A-134068, 86A-191709, 86A-136025, 85A-124361, 85A-146546, 85A-152308, 85A-154868, 85A-141600. 9 available
 

d111404191009-17 $495 each

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Potosi, Bolivia, cob 4 reales, Philip III, assayer M, Grade 2, with original tag but certificate missing. Good full shield with bold P•M, full but slightly doubled cross, minimal corrosion, nice toning, tag #163922.

Potosi, Bolivia, cob 4 reales, Philip III, assayer M, Grade 2, with original tag but certificate missing. 10.80 grams. Good full shield with bold P•M, full but slightly doubled cross, minimal corrosion, nice toning, tag #163922.

d111404191018 $350
Potosi, Bolivia, cob 4 reales, Philip III, assayer not visible, Grade 3. Arc-shaped segment missing and some surface loss from corrosion but with full shield and cross, lightly toned all over.

Potosi, Bolivia, cob 4 reales, Philip III, assayer not visible, Grade 3. 9.36 grams. Arc-shaped segment missing and some surface loss from corrosion but with full shield and cross, lightly toned all over.

d111404191019 $250
Potosi, Bolivia, cob 4 reales, Philip III, various assayers (where visible), Grade 2. Generally full shields and crosses, one with edge-split, one with encrustation, most with corrosion (one possibly an 8R with edges corroded away). 4 available.

Potosi, Bolivia, cob 4 reales, Philip III, various assayers (where visible), Grade 2. Generally full shields and crosses, one with edge-split, one with encrustation, most with corrosion (one possibly an 8R with edges corroded away). 4 available.

d061404191042-44 $525 each
Potosi, Bolivia, cob 2 reales, Philip II, assayer B (3rd period?), "fragment" grade (tag only, not certificate). Thin and misshapen due to corrosion but with clear full shield and cross, some toning, no original certificate due to its attribution as a fragment (equivalent to today's Grade 5).

Potosi, Bolivia, cob 2 reales, Philip II, assayer B (3rd period?), "fragment" grade (tag only, not certificate). Thin and misshapen due to corrosion but with clear full shield and cross, some toning, no original certificate due to its attribution as a fragment (equivalent to today's Grade 5).

d061504125011 $75

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Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, Philip III, assayer T, Grade 3. Thin and worn from corrosion but with clear full shield, almost full but weaker cross, toned around details, with original Fisher photo-certificate #399.

Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, Philip III, assayer T, Grade 3. Thin and worn from corrosion but with clear full shield, almost full but weaker cross, toned around details, with original Fisher photo-certificate #399.

d061504125075 $240

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Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC Professional numismatists specializing in the colonial coinage of Spanish America, shipwreck cob coins and artifacts of all nations. Sao Jose, sunk in 1622 off Mozambique, east of Africa Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC Professional numismatists specializing in the colonial coinage of Spanish America, shipwreck cob coins and artifacts of all nations.

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Mexico, cob 4 reales, Philip IV, assayer not visible, encapsulated NGC shipwreck effect. Mexico, cob 4 reales, Philip IV, assayer not visible, encapsulated NGC shipwreck effect. In promo wooden box with cert and lot tag #530 from Auction #8. d081403982011 SOLD

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Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC Professional numismatists specializing in the colonial coinage of Spanish America, shipwreck cob coins and artifacts of all nations. "Lucayan Beach wreck," sunk ca. 1628 off Grand Bahama Island Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC Professional numismatists specializing in the colonial coinage of Spanish America, shipwreck cob coins and artifacts of all nations.

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Mexico City, Mexico, cob 4 reales, Philip IV, assayer not visible (D). Thick, solid, uncorroded flan of an interesting shape, lustrous and high-grade surfaces, nearly full shield and cross, lightly toned. Mexico City, Mexico, cob 4 reales, Philip IV, assayer not visible (D). Thick, solid, uncorroded flan of an interesting shape, lustrous and high-grade surfaces, nearly full shield and cross, lightly toned. d081403982028 $195 

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Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC Professional numismatists specializing in the colonial coinage of Spanish America, shipwreck cob coins and artifacts of all nations.  Concepcion, sunk in 1641 off Hispaniola   Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC Professional numismatists specializing in the colonial coinage of Spanish America, shipwreck cob coins and artifacts of all nations.

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Mexico City, Mexico, cob 8 reales, 1640/39P. S-M19; KM-45; CT-335. 20.82 grams. Broad flan with corroded surfaces but clear date and mintmark, nicely toned.

Mexico City, Mexico, cob 8 reales, 1640/39P. S-M19; KM-45; CT-335. 20.82 grams. Broad flan with corroded surfaces but clear date and mintmark, nicely toned.

d061404191046 $295
Bogota, Colombia, cob 8 reales, (16)32A, quadrants of cross transposed, rare, ex-Lasser. Restrepo-M44-12 (date not listed). 22.33 grams. Good full shield and cross (moderate surface corrosion), clear date, dark toning, desirable pedigree (Joseph Lasser collection).

Bogota, Colombia, cob 8 reales, (16)32A, quadrants of cross transposed, rare, ex-Lasser. Restrepo-M44-12 (date not listed). 22.33 grams. Good full shield and cross (moderate surface corrosion), clear date, dark toning, desirable pedigree (Joseph Lasser collection).

d021504087001 $975

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Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC Professional numismatists specializing in the colonial coinage of Spanish America, shipwreck cob coins and artifacts of all nations.  Capitana, sunk in 1654 off Chanduy, Ecuador Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC Professional numismatists specializing in the colonial coinage of Spanish America, shipwreck cob coins and artifacts of all nations.

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Potosi, Bolivia, cob 2 reales, Philip IV, assayer R (Ramirez, 1645-48), very rare. Potosi, Bolivia, cob 2 reales, Philip IV, assayer R (Ramirez, 1645-48), very rare. Corroded and worn (lightly toned) but with very clear and full R for assayer Ramirez, who was found responsible for the debasement seen in the coins of this period and subsequently executed for his crime. d061504191013 SOLD
Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 1653E. Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 1653E. 20.79 grams. Good cross, clear date on pillars side, more solid than most but with surface corrosion. d061504191021 $195
Potosi, Bolivia, cob 4 reales, 1654E. Potosi, Bolivia, cob 4 reales, 1654E. 7.71 grams. Bold date above full waves, bold second date below nearly full cross, thin but not overly corroded, nicely toned. d061404191056 $195

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Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 1652E transitional Type V(?)/A. Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 1652E transitional Type V(?)/A. S-P37; KM-A20.5; CT-unl. 17.49 grams. Heavily corroded but with good full shield with clear A-(P)-8 to left and O-E-52 to right, bold pillars with faintly visible F-8-IIII across top, the bottom part uncertain, toned all over. d111304191009 $395
Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 1653E, •P(H•) at top, ex-Mikalow collection. Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 1653E, •P(H•) at top, ex-Mikalow collection. 19.73 grams. Good full pillars-and-waves, full but corroded cross, clear date. d031504104003 $295
Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 1654E, (•)PH• at top, ex-Mikalow collection. Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 1654E, (•)PH• at top, ex-Mikalow collection. 18.12 grams. Full pillars with bold PH at top, full but corroded cross (otherwise solid), patchy toning. d031504104005 $295

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Bogota, Colombia, cob 8 reales, 1652, assayer PoRAS, rare. Restrepo-M46.10; S-B7; CT-528. 20.70 grams. Bold full pillars with full date and assayer, full but doubled and off-center shield below well-detailed crown, darkly toned and with moderate surface corrosion.

Bogota, Colombia, cob 8 reales, 1652, assayer PoRAS, rare. Restrepo-M46.10; S-B7; CT-528. 20.70 grams. Bold full pillars with full date and assayer, full but doubled and off-center shield below well-detailed crown, darkly toned and with moderate surface corrosion.

d011416111010 $1,475

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Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC Professional numismatists specializing in the colonial coinage of Spanish America, shipwreck cob coins and artifacts of all nations.  "Jupiter wreck" (San Miguel el Arcangel), sunk in 1659  Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC Professional numismatists specializing in the colonial coinage of Spanish America, shipwreck cob coins and artifacts of all nations.

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Mexico, City, Mexico, cob 8 reales, Philip IV, assayer P. Very broad and uncharacteristically solid flan with no corrosion but much flatness, full assayer, most of shield and cross, with original State of Florida yellow plastic tag #17,574.

Mexico, City, Mexico, cob 8 reales, Philip IV, assayer P. Very broad and uncharacteristically solid flan with no corrosion but much flatness, full assayer, most of shield and cross, with original State of Florida yellow plastic tag #17,574.

d061504125014 $240

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Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC Professional numismatists specializing in the colonial coinage of Spanish America, shipwreck cob coins and artifacts of all nations.  Consolación  “Isla del Muerto” Pirated Wreck , sunk in 1681 Ecuador  Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC Professional numismatists specializing in the colonial coinage of Spanish America, shipwreck cob coins and artifacts of all nations.

Please be sure to see the new book about this wreck by Bill Seliger on the Books page.

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Potosi, Bolivia, cob 1 real, 1657E.

Potosi, Bolivia, cob 1 real, 1657E. Odd shape with thick point, one bold pillar and full ANO in legend, off-center strike with much flatness, minimal corrosion.

d031402161005 SOLD

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Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC Professional numismatists specializing in the colonial coinage of Spanish America, shipwreck cob coins and artifacts of all nations.  Joanna, sunk in 1682 off South Africa Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC Professional numismatists specializing in the colonial coinage of Spanish America, shipwreck cob coins and artifacts of all nations.

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Mexico, cob 8 reales, Philip IV or Charles II, assayer L. Mexico, cob 8 reales, Philip IV or Charles II, assayer L. 26.11 grams. Very solid coin for this wreck with no corrosion but typical weak strike, clear assayer L. d101416112001 $195

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Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC Professional numismatists specializing in the colonial coinage of Spanish America, shipwreck cob coins and artifacts of all nations. Merestein, sunk in 1702 off South AfricaDaniel Frank Sedwick, LLC Professional numismatists specializing in the colonial coinage of Spanish America, shipwreck cob coins and artifacts of all nations.

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Dutch ducatoons, Spanish Netherlands (portrait) and United Netherlands ( Dutch ducatoons, Spanish Netherlands (portrait) and United Netherlands ("riders"), various mints and dates (where visible). All worn and lightly corroded but with clear enough details (most with dates and mints visible), lightly toned, from the original 1970s South African auction, 3 available. d071103388029-31 $95 each

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Lima, Peru, cob 8 reales, 1697H. Two dates, full pillars-and-waves and cross-lions-castles, light surface corrosion all over, some dark spots. Lima, Peru, cob 8 reales, 1697H. Two dates, full pillars-and-waves and cross-lions-castles, light surface corrosion all over, some dark spots. d061504125045 $240

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Mexico, cob 8 reales, Philip V, assayer J. Mexico, cob 8 reales, Philip V, assayer J. Solid coin with most of shield and cross, full mintmark, small spots of light surface corrosion. d061504191030 SOLD
Lima, Peru, cob 1/2 real, 1703. Richly toned and with nice full date and cross and monogram, minimal surface corrosion. Lima, Peru, cob 1/2 real, 1703. Richly toned and with nice full date and cross and monogram, minimal surface corrosion. d061504125031 $85
Lima, Peru, cob 1/2 real, 1710. Broad flan with bold full date, decent cross but off-center monogram, light toning, minimal surface corrosion. Lima, Peru, cob 1/2 real, 1710. Broad flan with bold full date, decent cross but off-center monogram, light toning, minimal surface corrosion. d061504125032 $85

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Brabant, Spanish Netherlands, Antwerp mint, portrait ducatoon, Philip IV, 1661. Brabant, Spanish Netherlands, Antwerp mint, portrait ducatoon, Philip IV, 1661. 32.24 grams. Choice, broad-flan specimen with 100% full legends (including date), clear but weaker inner details, no corrosion at all, deeply toned all over. d011504060001 $295

 

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Mexico City, Mexico, cob 8 reales, 1731F. Full and bold date and oM (the assayer weaker), full but corroded cross, nicely toned and actually solid overall, with Frank Sedwick tag from the 1980s. Mexico City, Mexico, cob 8 reales, 1731F. Full and bold date and oM (the assayer weaker), full but corroded cross, nicely toned and actually solid overall, with Frank Sedwick tag from the 1980s. d061504125065 $340
Mexico City, Mexico, cob 4 reales, 1733/2F, rare. Mexico One hundred percent full date (with very clear overdate) and oMF, off-center cross, very solid and uncorroded, just a bit silvery in color, with Frank Sedwick tag from the 1980s. Mexico City, Mexico, cob 4 reales, 1733/2F, rare. Mexico One hundred percent full date (with very clear overdate) and oMF, off-center cross, very solid and uncorroded but with some scratches probably from salvage, a bit silvery in color, with Frank Sedwick tag from the 1980s. d061504125066 $240

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Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC Professional numismatists specializing in the colonial coinage of Spanish America, shipwreck cob coins and artifacts of all nations.  Vliegenthart, sunk in 1735 off Zeeland, the Netherlands Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC Professional numismatists specializing in the colonial coinage of Spanish America, shipwreck cob coins and artifacts of all nations.

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Mexico City, Mexico, cob 8 reales, 1732F. Very thick and solid despite light to moderate surface corrosion, bold date, full oMF, uneven toning. Mexico City, Mexico, cob 8 reales, 1732F. Very thick and solid despite light to moderate surface corrosion, bold date, full oMF, uneven toning. d041519031001 $195
Gelderland, United Netherlands, Gelderland, United Netherlands, "rider" ducatoon, 1734. 32.49 grams. Choice specimen with no corrosion, UNC details all over, lustrous and silvery from cleaning but with small dark spots in centers. d041519031001 $395

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Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC Professional numismatists specializing in the colonial coinage of Spanish America, shipwreck cob coins and artifacts of all nations.  Rooswijk, sunk in 1739 off southeast England  Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC Professional numismatists specializing in the colonial coinage of Spanish America, shipwreck cob coins and artifacts of all nations.

 For more information about this wreck, we recommend Ernie Richards' new book SHIPWRECKS AND THEIR COINS: Volume 4—The 1740 Dutch East Indiaman ROOSWIJK, available upon request for $10 each.

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Mexico City, Mexico, cob 8 reales, 1730R. Mexico City, Mexico, cob 8 reales, 1730R. S-M24; KM-47a; CT-755. 26.39 grams. Very full and bold date and oMR, most of shield and cross on solid and thick flan but with staining and very light surface corrosion. d061504191039 $395
Mexico City, Mexico, cob 4 reales, 1729R. Mexico City, Mexico, cob 4 reales, 1729R. S-M24; KM-40a; CT-1024. 13.36 grams. Off-center obverse with full oMR and clear bottom half of date, good full cross, deeply toned, no corrosion at all. d061504191046 SOLD
Mexico City, Mexico, cob 4 reales, (1729-30)R. Mexico City, Mexico, cob 4 reales, (1729-30)R. S-M24; KM-40a. 13.84 grams. Good full shield with bold assayer, most of cross, no corrosion at all. d061504191047 $240

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Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC Professional numismatists specializing in the colonial coinage of Spanish America, shipwreck cob coins and artifacts of all nations.  Princess Louisa, sunk in 1743 off the Cape Verde Islands, east of AfricaDaniel Frank Sedwick, LLC Professional numismatists specializing in the colonial coinage of Spanish America, shipwreck cob coins and artifacts of all nations.

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Lima, Peru, cob 2 reales, 1732(N). Lima, Peru, cob 2 reales, 1732(N). 6.36 grams. Full date and denomination on pillars side, most of cross, flat peripheries, light surface corrosion, nicely toned. d031516111016 $195
Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 1727Y, (Louis I), scarce. Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 1727Y, (Louis I), scarce. 19.36 grams. Weird shape due to edge-loss in one place, the rest of the coin not overly corroded, bold date and assayer above waves, nearly full cross, nicely toned. d071204191006 $395
Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 1728M. Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 1728M. S-P44; KM-31; CT-826. 23.2 grams. Bold pillars with strong date, full but crude cross, light to moderate surface corrosion, toned fields. d111204191009 $295
Potosi, Bolivia, cob 4 reales, 1739M. Potosi, Bolivia, cob 4 reales, 1739M. 10.12 grams. Nearly full cross and pillars despite moderate surface corrosion, two dates, toned around details. d071204191013 $150
Potosi, Bolivia, cob 2 reales, 1736E. Potosi, Bolivia, cob 2 reales, 1736E. 4.82 grams. Bold date and assayer on pillars side, nearly full but messy cross, some surface corrosion but fairly solid, toned all over. d031516111017 $195

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Brabant, Spanish Netherlands (Antwerp mint), portrait ducatoon, Philip IV, 1652, choice. Brabant, Spanish Netherlands (Antwerp mint), portrait ducatoon, Philip IV, 1652, choice. 32.24 grams. Very broad flan with no corrosion but some wear (VF overall), nicely toned all over. d011511191001 $295
Mexico, pillar 8 reales, Philip V, 174/30MF. Mexico, pillar 8 reales, Philip V, 174/30MF. 26.32 grams. Black with toning, AU details but with some scrapes and minor surface corrosion. d081403974001 $295
Mexico, pillar 8 reales, Philip V, 1740MF. Mexico, pillar 8 reales, Philip V, 1740MF. 22.92 grams. Light to moderate surface corrosion, lightly toned all over. d061403950001 $165

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Mexico, pillar 8 reales, Philip V, 1743MF. Mexico, pillar 8 reales, Philip V, 1743MF. 25.19 grams. Nice XF+ details despite surface corrosion, deeply toned all over, the pillars side much bolder and cleaner than the shield side. d011416111005 $295
Guatemala, cob 4 reales, (1)738J. Guatemala, cob 4 reales, (1)738J. S-G1; KM-5; CT-957. 13.11 grams. Elongated flan with clear details despite surface corrosion, lightly toned. d061404191067 $240

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Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC Professional numismatists specializing in the colonial coinage of Spanish America, shipwreck cob coins and artifacts of all nations.  Auguste, sunk in 1765 off Nova Scotia, Canada  Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC Professional numismatists specializing in the colonial coinage of Spanish America, shipwreck cob coins and artifacts of all nations.

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Caen, France, ecu, Louis XV, 1726-C.

Caen, France, ecu, Louis XV, 1726-C. Solid flan with bold but worn details, patchy toning, minimal corrosion.

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Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC Professional numismatists specializing in the colonial coinage of Spanish America, shipwreck cob coins and artifacts of all nations.  Cazador, sunk in 1784 in the Gulf of Mexico  Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC Professional numismatists specializing in the colonial coinage of Spanish America, shipwreck cob coins and artifacts of all nations.

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Caen, France, ecu, Louis XV, 1726-C.

Mexico, bust 8 reales, Charles III, 1783FF. With wooden promo box and certificate. 

d081403982009 $195
Mexico, bust 2 reales, Charles III, 1783FF, encapsulated NGC El Cazador Genuine. With wooden promo box and certificate. 

Mexico, bust 2 reales, Charles III, 1783FF, encapsulated NGC El Cazador Genuine. With wooden promo box and certificate. 

d081403982009 $165

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Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC Professional numismatists specializing in the colonial coinage of Spanish America, shipwreck cob coins and artifacts of all nations.  Cabalva, sunk in 1818 on the Cargados Carajos in the Indian Ocean Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC Professional numismatists specializing in the colonial coinage of Spanish America, shipwreck cob coins and artifacts of all nations.

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Madrid, Spain, bust 20 reales, Joseph Napoleon, 1811AI. Solid coin with corrosion just around very edge, full details, scarce wreck. Madrid, Spain, bust 20 reales, Joseph Napoleon, 1811AI. Solid coin with corrosion just around very edge, full details, scarce wreck. d061504125069 $110

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