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. "Golden Fleece wreck," sunk ca. 1550 in the Northern Caribbean 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, 4 reales, Charles-Joanna, Mexico, 4 reales, Charles-Joanna, "Late Series," assayer R to left, mintmark M to right. Darkly toned and practically corrosion-free, AU details, nice full strike. d011604229002 $795
Mexico, 4 reales, Charles-Joanna, Mexico, 4 reales, Charles-Joanna, "Late Series," assayer G to right, mintmark M to left. Broad flan with full details, mostly toned, slightly weak centers, minimal surface corrosion. d041604250001 $525
Mexico, 4 reales, Charles-Joanna, Mexico, 4 reales, Charles-Joanna, "Late Series," assayer G to right, mintmark M to left. Very broad flan but with about 10% of edge missing from corrosion, the rest dark but uncorroded, slightly doubled shield. d041604250002 $395
Mexico, 4 reales, Charles-Joanna, Mexico, 4 reales, Charles-Joanna, "Late Series," assayer L to left, mintmark M to right. Corrosion-free UNC with full details, choice strike, particularly bold pillars. d011604206034 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. 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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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
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 left.

d061404191008-10 SOLD

 

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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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Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC Professional numismatists specializing in the colonial coinage of Spanish America, shipwreck cob coins and artifacts of all nations.  Atocha, sunk in 1622 west of Key West, Florida  Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC Professional numismatists specializing in the colonial coinage of Spanish America, shipwreck cob coins and artifacts of all nations.

All with original Mel Fisher certificates (except where noted)

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Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, (161)9(T), Grade 1. Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, (161)9(T), Grade 1. Bold full shield (slightly off-center), good full cross, light surface corrosion only. d111504176002 SOLD

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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). 3 available.

d061404191042-44 $525 each
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

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Mexico, cob 8 reales, Philip III, assayer F, Grade 4. Mexico, cob 8 reales, Philip III, assayer F, Grade 4. Thin and corroded, with pieces of edge missing, but with bold assayer and most of shield and cross, nicely toned. With Fisher photo-certificate #9758. d121504194003 $165
Potosi, Bolivia, cob 2 reales, Philip III, assayer not visible, Grade 4. Potosi, Bolivia, cob 2 reales, Philip III, assayer not visible, Grade 4. Most of cross, faint shield, heavily corroded but lightly toned. With Fisher photo-certificate #5611. d121504194004 $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. 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, cob 8 reales, Philip IV, assayer D. Mexico, cob 8 reales, Philip IV, assayer D. Typically crude and concave shape, with bold full oMD and king's ordinal IIII, most of shield and cross despite light surface corrosion, silvery sheen. d031604246001 $110

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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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Bogota, Colombia, cob 8 reales, (16)32A, lions and castles transposed in shield and cross, rare, ex-Lasser. Bogota, Colombia, cob 8 reales, (16)32A, lions and castles transposed in shield and cross, rare, ex-Lasser. Restrepo-M44.12 (date not listed); S-B5; KM-unl.; CT-unl. 22.33 grams. Good full shield and cross (moderate surface corrosion), clear date, dark toning, desirable pedigree as from the Joseph Lasser collection. d021504087001 $895

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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 8 reales, (1649O), with crown-alone (rare) countermark on cross, encapsulated NGC Genuine / Capitana Shipwreck. Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, (1649O), with crown-alone (rare) countermark on cross, encapsulated NGC Genuine / Capitana Shipwreck. S-P35; KM-19b; CT-506. Round flan with bold full shield and denomination 8, full but partially weak cross with weak countermark, moderate surface corrosion, toned in crevices. d061604192002 $395
Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 16(49)O, date at 7 o'clock, with crowned-L countermark on cross, encapsulated NGC Genuine / Capitana Shipwreck. Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 16(49)O, date at 7 o'clock, with crowned-L countermark on cross, encapsulated NGC Genuine / Capitana Shipwreck. S-P35; KM-19b; CT-506. Good full cross with clear countermark, off-center shield with bold full P-O to left, no corrosion, toned on fields. d061604192003 $395
Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 16(50(O), with crowned-L countermark on cross. Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 16(50(O), with crowned-L countermark on cross. Broad, thin, corroded flan with edge-split, nearly full countermark, clear assayer below denomination to right of full shield, very darkly toned all over. d011604218001 $195
Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, (1650-1)O, with crowned-L countermark on cross, encapsulated NGC Genuine / Capitana Shipwreck. Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, (1650-1)O, with crowned-L countermark on cross, encapsulated NGC Genuine / Capitana Shipwreck. S-P35; KM-19b. Good full shield and cross on a solid flan (no corrosion), full king's name and clear 8-O, nearly full countermark. d061604192004 $395
Potosi, Bolivia, cob 2 reales, (1650-1)O. Potosi, Bolivia, cob 2 reales, (1650-1)O. Excellent full cross, good full shield with 2-O to right, thin from corrosion but with nicely contrasting toning. d011612141001 $225
Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 1654E, •PH• at top. Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 1654E, •PH• at top. S-P37a; KM-21; CT-438. 18.56 grams. Thin and worn from corrosion but with two clear dates and other good details. Pedigreed to the Thomas Gray collection and formerly displayed at the ANA Money Museum's "Treasures of the Deep" exhibit (2014-15), with photo-certificate. d061604192005 $395

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Potosi, Bolivia, cob 2 reales, 1653E. Potosi, Bolivia, cob 2 reales, 1653E. Off-center strike with 4-digit date in legend as a result, also full crown above cross, deeply toned and with minor nicks all over but no corrosion. d011618061007 $150
Potosi, Bolivia, cob 1 real, 1653E, PH at top. Potosi, Bolivia, cob 1 real, 1653E, PH at top. Choice full pillars, nice but off-center full cross with much legend, 2 dates, thin from surface corrosion but nicely toned. d011611031001 $225

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Mexico City, Mexico, cob 8 reales, 1654P. Mexico City, Mexico, cob 8 reales, 1654P. S-M19; KM-45; CT-360. 24.34 grams. Bold oMP to left and 8 to right of full but weak shield, bottoms of digits of date, corroded cross, toned all over. With original Marex certificate #91-8R-0773 and pedigreed to the Thomas Gray collection and formerly displayed at the ANA Money Museum's "Treasures of the Deep" exhibit (2014-15). d061604192006 $395
Mexico, cob 8 reales, Philip IV, assayer P, interesting shape. Mexico, cob 8 reales, Philip IV, assayer P, interesting shape. Large, solid flan with two big edge-splits, bold oMP, good cross, most of shield, patches of toning, minimal corrosion, partial date 16(??), with Marex tag #91-8R-1887. d041604251002 $395
Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 16(50)O, date with dots between digits, with crown-alone (common) countermark on shield. Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 16(50)O, date with dots between digits, with crown-alone (common) countermark on shield. S-P35; KM-19b; CT-509. 25.70 grams. Solid and essentially uncorroded (also broad flan) but with some weak areas, full cross and shield, bold ornament before date and dot after first 1, low contrast. With Marex tag #91-8R-0550. d061604192007 $395
Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, (1651-2)E, with crowned-•F• countermark (four dots) on shield. Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, (1651-2)E, with crowned-•F• countermark (four dots) on shield. S-P36; KM-19b. 25.38 grams. Good full countermark on full shield with bold P-E to left, full but corroded cross, darkly toned all over. Pedigreed to the Thomas Gray collection and formerly displayed at the ANA Money Museum's "Treasures of the Deep" exhibit (2014-15). d061604192008 $395
Potosi, Bolivia, cob 4 reales, 1652E Transitional, McLean Type I or II but with denomination 4/2 (unlisted in Mastalir), unique. Potosi, Bolivia, cob 4 reales, 1652E Transitional, McLean Type I or II but with denomination 4/2 (unlisted in Mastalir), unique. S-P37. 8.90 grams. Full pillars with bold denomination 4 twice, both times with clear 4/2 (unique error), but cross side totally corroded away, patchy toning here and there. d061604192009 $325
Potosi, Bolivia, cob 4 reales, 1653E, PH at top. Potosi, Bolivia, cob 4 reales, 1653E, PH at top. S-P37a; KM-18; CT-740. 11.95 grams. One very bold, full (and fat) pillar (off-center) with clear date, doubled and corroded cross, patchy toning. Pedigreed to the David Horner collection. d061604192010 $275

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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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Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 1657E, PH at top. Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 1657E, PH at top. S-P37a; KM-21; CT-unl.26.27 grams. Solid and uncorroded but with flat spots from crude strike (also some doubling), tiny PH, two clear dates and assayers. With State of Florida yellow tag #22,143 and pedigreed to the David Horner collection. d061604192011 $295
Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 1658E. Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 1658E. Solid specimen with full pillars and clear date, most of cross with full assayer to right, minor surface corrosion only. d031613131001 $295
Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 1658E. Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 1658E. Broad flan with good full cross and pillars (almost Royal-like), 2+ dates, 3 mintmarks and assayers, minor surface corrosion, tiny black spots. d031613131002 $295

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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.-1671 wreck in Seville harbor 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 4 reales, 1669E. Potosi, Bolivia, cob 4 reales, 1669E. S-P37b; KM-25; CT-494. 12.76 grams. Peripherally flat but with well-centered pillars-and-waves, most of cross, toned but surface-corroded, edge-split. d061604192012 $275

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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 2 reales, 1679C. Potosi, Bolivia, cob 2 reales, 1679C. 6.54 grams. Bold date above waves, top-right quadrant of cross and assayer C bold but the rest of the coin flat (as made), no corrosion. With ROBCAR photo-certificate #2015111. d071504130010 $295
Potosi, Bolivia, cob 1 real, 1677/6E, rare. Potosi, Bolivia, cob 1 real, 1677/6E, rare. S-P37b; KM-23; CT-unl. Good full pillars-and-waves with bold overdate, off-center cross, moderate corrosion. With ROBCAR photo-certificate #MO15087. d121504191001 $195
Potosi, Bolivia, cob 1 real, 1677/6E, rare. Potosi, Bolivia, cob 1 real, 1677/6E, rare. S-P37b; KM-23; CT-unl. Bold full pillars with very clear overdate, corroded cross, slightly ragged edge, nicely toned. With ROBCAR photo-certificate #MO15088. d121504191002 $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.  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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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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Brabant, Spanish Netherlands (Antwerp mint), portrait ducatoon, Philip IV, 1638. Brabant, Spanish Netherlands (Antwerp mint), portrait ducatoon, Philip IV, 1638. KM-72.1. 29.71 grams. Bold full obverse details, the reverse clear but lightly corroded, lightly toned fields with some dark patches here and there. d061604192013 $275
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, 2 left. d071103388030-31 $95 each
Brabant, Spanish Netherlands (Antwerp mint), portrait half ducatoon, Philip IV (young bust), 1636. Brabant, Spanish Netherlands (Antwerp mint), portrait half ducatoon, Philip IV (young bust), 1636. 13.30 grams. Nice portrait and some good legend on obverse, the reverse somewhat corroded, lightly toned all over. d061604192014 $175

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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. "Taj Mahal treasure," sunk ca. 1702 off Sri Lanka 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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Surat, India (Mughal Empire), rupee, Aurangzeb (1658-1707), AH1113 (1702), encapsulated ICG VF20. Surat, India (Mughal Empire), rupee, Aurangzeb (1658-1707), AH1113 (1702), encapsulated ICG VF20. Well preserved (no corrosion), with luster and areas of light toning, neat salvage story linked with sci-fi author Arthur C. Clarke. 4 available. d121504197001-4 $395 each

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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.  Feversham, sunk in 1711 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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Potosi, Bolivia, cob 2 reales, 1686VR. Potosi, Bolivia, cob 2 reales, 1686VR. Broad, round flan with bold date inside full pillars, nearly full cross, slightly thin from corrosion but still much better than most from this scarce and desirable provenance. d041604251003 $495

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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.  1715 Plate Fleet, east coast of Florida  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, (1)713J. Mexico City, Mexico, cob 8 reales, (1)713J. Bold full date and assayer (off-center shield), solid coin but with distracting surface corrosion, darkly toned. d061618261002 $395
Mexico City, Mexico, cob 8 reales, Philip V, assayer not visible, ex-Rupe Gates collection. Mexico City, Mexico, cob 8 reales, Philip V, assayer not visible, ex-Rupe Gates collection. Solid and uncorroded but with patch of heavy verdigris, nice full cross with contrasting sediment, bold denomination 8 to right of off-center shield. d011604215001 $SOLD
Mexico City, Mexico, cob 8 reales, Philip V, assayer not visible, ex-Rupe Gates collection. Mexico City, Mexico, cob 8 reales, Philip V, assayer not visible, ex-Rupe Gates collection. Broad flan with minimal corrosion but typical peripheral flatness, patchy red and dark toning. d011604215002 $375
Mexico City, Mexico, cob 8 reales, Philip V, assayer not visible. Mexico City, Mexico, cob 8 reales, Philip V, assayer not visible. Choice, uncorroded specimen with nearly full shield and cross, nice shape, mostly darkly toned. d061618261004 $375
Mexico City, Mexico, cob 8 reales, Philip V, assayer not visible. Mexico City, Mexico, cob 8 reales, Philip V, assayer not visible. Nearly full shield and cross on a very solid, roundish flan, partially darkly toned near edge (with surface corrosion there only). d061618261005 $295
Mexico City, Mexico, cob 8 reales, Philip V, assayer not visible. Mexico City, Mexico, cob 8 reales, Philip V, assayer not visible. Elongated flan with good full cross and shield, darkly toned, minimal corrosion. d041604253004 $295
Mexico City, Mexico, cob 8 reales, Philip V, assayer not visible. Mexico City, Mexico, cob 8 reales, Philip V, assayer not visible. Broad flan with minimal corrosion but weakly struck, part of king's name bold, darkly toned all over, but most striking feature is a large, natural lacuna on the cross side. d041604267001 $185

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Mexico City, Mexico, cob 4 reales, Philip V, assayer not visible, uncleaned, ex-Rupe Gates collection. Mexico City, Mexico, cob 4 reales, Philip V, assayer not visible, uncleaned, ex-Rupe Gates collection. Rhomboid flan with no corrosion but minimal details due to dark toning and heavy encrustation (white), scarce and desirable as in as-found condition (uncleaned). d011604215003 $SOLD 
Mexico City, Mexico, cob 4 reales, Philip V, assayer not visible, uncleaned, ex-Rupe Gates collection. Mexico, cob 4 reales, Philip V, denomination "8" (rare error). Nearly full cross, off-center shield with clear denomination 8, lightly toned Fine. Nearly full cross, off-center shield with clear denomination 8, lightly toned Fine. d041616071001 $395 
Mexico City, Mexico, cob 4 reales, Philip V, assayer not visible. Mexico City, Mexico, cob 4 reales, Philip V, assayer not visible. Nice full cross and shield despite light surface corrosion and peripheral flatness, contrasting toning on fields, with Cobb Coin Co. (Fisher) tag and certificate. d041604267002 $195
Mexico City, Mexico, cob 4 reales, Philip V, assayer not visible. Mexico City, Mexico, cob 4 reales, Philip V, assayer not visible. Worn and corroded but with some shield and cross visible, mostly darkly toned. d041604267004 $135
Mexico City, Mexico, cob 4 reales, Philip V, assayer not visible. Mexico City, Mexico, cob 4 reales, Philip V, assayer not visible. Worn and corroded but with some shield and cross visible, mostly darkly toned. d041604267005 $135

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Pair of cob 1/2R (one Mexico, one Potosi), Charles II or Philip V. Pair of cob 1/2R (one Mexico, one Potosi), Charles II or Philip V. Minimal details due to corrosion, somewhat thin but recognizable. d041604267006-7 $45 for the pair

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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.  Akerendam, sunk in 1725 off Runde Island, Norway Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC Professional numismatists specializing in the colonial coinage of Spanish America, shipwreck cob coins and artifacts of all nations.

Promotional set of 12 coins, as follows: 1 Dutch gold ducat (Utrecht mint, 1724), 2 Dutch silver

Promotional set of 12 coins, as follows: 1 Dutch gold ducat (Utrecht mint, 1724), 2 Dutch silver "rider" ducatoons, 3 Mexican cob 8 reales, and 6 Dutch silver 2 stuivers (Holland mint, 1724). 12" x 8-1/2" x 1". Typical Norwegian promotional set with Mint State ducat and corroded and/or encrusted silver coins, each in its own square depression in the plush green velvet, the case itself clean and unabused. With custom leather case imprinted with EN DEL AV SKATTEN FRA "AKERENDAM" / A PART OF THE "AKERENDAM" TREASURE on top and with color certificate #102.

d061604192015 $1,795

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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.  Spanish 1733 Fleet, Florida Keys 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, 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 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.  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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Westfriesland, United Netherlands, Westfriesland, United Netherlands, "rider" ducatoon, date not visible. Rather large flan with part of edge pinched outward, much legend and inner detail, highlighted by toning, but with date lost to corrosion. d041604267009 $100
United Netherlands (mint uncertain), United Netherlands (mint uncertain), "rider" ducatoon, date not visible. Moderately corroded and mostly dark but with "rider" design and some legend visible. d101504164002 $95
Brabant, Spanish Netherlands, portrait ducatoon, Philip IV, 1638. Brabant, Spanish Netherlands, portrait ducatoon, Philip IV, 1638. Broad flan with much legend, weak inner details, pockmarks and gouges here and there but not much corrosion. d041604267008 $125

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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

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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 SOLD

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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 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.  Reijgersdaal, sunk in 1747 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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Guatemala, cob 8 reales, Philip V, date not visible (assayer J). Guatemala, cob 8 reales, Philip V, date not visible (assayer J). Full pillars-and-worlds and crown on a very solid flan, also full crown above off-center shield, minimal surface corrosion, patchy toning. d041604253003 $195
Mexico, pillar 8 reales, Philip V, 1738MF. Mexico, pillar 8 reales, Philip V, 1738MF. AU details with nice toning, minimal corrosion, slightly off-center strike. d061616021016 $395
Mexico, pillar 8 reales, Philip V, 1743MF. Mexico, pillar 8 reales, Philip V, 1743MF. Bold and lustrous UNC but with spots of surface corrosion, minimal toning. d061616021018 $395
Mexico, pillar 8 reales, Philip V, 1743MF. Mexico, pillar 8 reales, Philip V, 1743MF. Non-toned UNC with very minor surface corrosion in places, nice strike. d061616021019 $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.  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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Mexico City, Mexico, bust 8 reales, Charles III, 1783FF. Mexico City, Mexico, bust 8 reales, Charles III, 1783FF. KM-106.2; CT-933. 25.38 grams. Choice specimen with UNC details, some luster and colorful toning, very light surface corrosion (just in places). With hand-signed tag from the salvager. d061604192016 $495
Caen, France, ecu, Louis XV, 1726-C.

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

d081403982009 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.  Other Shiwprecks  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, bust 8 reales, Charles III, 1777FM. Mexico, bust 8 reales, Charles III, 1777FM. Typically corroded (small pieces of edge missing) but with nearly all details still clear, lightly toned all over. Hartwell, sunk in 1787 off the Cape Verde Islands, west of Africa d041604267011 $95
British East India Co., copper XX cash, 1808. British East India Co., copper XX cash, 1808. Choice Mint State with original luster and red color, virtually no corrosion. Admiral Gardner, sunk in 1809 southeast of England d041604267013 $35
Spanish colonial bust 8 reales, Charles IV, date not visible. Spanish colonial bust 8 reales, Charles IV, date not visible. Heavily corroded but with bust barely visible, slightly bolder reverse, patchy toning, pieces of edge missing. Unidentified ca.-1812 wreck off Cadiz, Spain d041604267012 $45

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