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.

The 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 20 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, you name it. 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

Akerendam, sunk in 1725 off Norway

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, Mexico City, Mexico, 4 reales, Charles-Joanna, "Late Series," assayer L to left, mintmark M to right. Bold details despite moderate corrosion, hairline edge-crack, toning on shield side. d081403982022 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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Mexico, cob 4 reales, Philip II, assayer not visible, thickly encrusted with coral. Mexico, cob 4 reales, Philip II, assayer not visible, thickly encrusted with coral. Solid coin with nice full cross, deeply toned, the other side with thick coral in white and greenish colors. d061404191018 $195
Clump of 2 cob 4R of Philip II: one Mexico assayer O and the other Lima assayer oD. Clump of 2 cob 4R of Philip II: one Mexico assayer O and the other Lima assayer oD. Solid coins sandwiched together, both with shield sides out and nicely toned, with spots of thick white coral. d061404191016 $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. Good full cross and shield despite moderate edge corrosion (small pieces missing), darkly toned and with light encrustation around edge. d061404191019 $175
Seville, Spain (for use in the New World), 1 real, Ferdinand-Isabel, no assayer, rare Seville, Spain (for use in the New World), 1 real, Ferdinand-Isabel, no assayer, rare "crowned-F" type specifically made for the Americas. Missing significant pieces of edge but still with clear inner details, particularly the telltale arrows-crowned F-yoke that identifies this rare series, nicer specimens of which sell in the thousands of dollars. d061404191006 $195
Granada, Spain, 2 reales, Ferdinand-Isabel, assayer not visible. Granada, Spain, 2 reales, Ferdinand-Isabel, assayer not visible. Nice full shield and yoke-and-arrows but with small pieces of edge missing due to corrosion, mostly darkly toned. d061404191007 SOLD
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. 5 available. d061404191011-15 $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. 3 available. d061404191008-10 $95 each

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All with original Mel Fisher certificates (except where noted)

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Mexico, cob 8 reales, Philip III, assayer not visible (F). Mexico, cob 8 reales, Philip III, assayer not visible (F). Bold denomination 8 next to full shield, thin from moderate corrosion, lightly toned all over. d081403967002 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.

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Potosi, Bolivia, cob 4 reales, Philip III, various assayers (where visible), Grade 2. Potosi, Bolivia, cob 4 reales, Philip III, various assayers (where visible), Grade 2. 8 available. d061404191038-44 $525 each
Potosi, Bolivia, cob 4 reales, Philip III, assayer M, Grade 3. Potosi, Bolivia, cob 4 reales, Philip III, assayer M, Grade 3. Full but corroded shield and off-center cross, most of crown, more toned than most. d011403893003 $225

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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.  Santa Margarita, 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.

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Spain (mint uncertain), cob 2 reales, Philip III, assayer not visible, tag and certificate missing. Spain (mint uncertain), cob 2 reales, Philip III, assayer not visible, tag and certificate missing. Bold full shield and cross with contrasting toning around details, moderate surface corrosion. d081403982005 $95

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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. "Dry Tortugas wreck," sunk ca. 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.

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Mexico, cob 1 real, Philip II, assayer O to right, mintmark oM to left. Mexico, cob 1 real, Philip II, assayer O to right, mintmark oM to left. Decent cross and shield despite moderate surface corrosion and thinning, lightly toned all over. d081403980002 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. 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. Campen, sunk in 1627 off Isle of Wight, south of England 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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Utrecht, United Netherlands, 1/2 Utrecht, United Netherlands, 1/2 "lion" daalder, 1617. Solid coin with deep toning all over, full legends but parts of interiors weak, light corrosion only, much scarcer than the full-size daalders. d081403982029 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 8 reales, Philip IV, assayer not visible. Mexico City, Mexico, cob 8 reales, Philip IV, assayer not visible. Thick and solid coin with nearly full shield and cross, king's ordinal IIII in legend, nicely toned, minimal corrosion. d081403982028 SOLD

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Mexico, cob 8 reales, (16)39P. Mexico, cob 8 reales, (16)39P. Bold full 39 of date, full shield and cross despite flatness, one area of corrosion on reverse, nicely toned. d041419021001 $495
Mexico City, Mexico, cob 8 reales, 1640/39P. 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
Mexico, cob 8 reales, 1640(P). Mexico, cob 8 reales, 1640(P). Full 640 of date, good but incomplete cross and shield due to typical flatness, slightly crude edge (as made). d041419021002 $495
Mexico, cob 8 reales, Philip IV, assayer P. Mexico, cob 8 reales, Philip IV, assayer P. In Blanchard folder. d091403991001 SOLD
Mexico, cob 8 reales, Philip IV, assayer not visible (P). Mexico, cob 8 reales, Philip IV, assayer not visible (P). Solid, barrel-shaped flan with nearly full shield and cross, crudely uneven thickness as usual, light surface corrosion and toning. d091403988001 $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. Lastdrager, sunk in 1653 off the Shetland Islands, north of Scotland 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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Emden, Germany (Holy Roman Empire), 28 stuber (2/3 thaler), Ferdinand II (1619-37). Emden, Germany (Holy Roman Empire), 28 stuber (2/3 thaler), Ferdinand II (1619-37). KM-10.1. 16.5 grams. Large flan with mostly bold legends, clear interiors, full crown, darkly toned, light corrosion, scarce provenance. Pedigreed to our Auction #6, with original lot-tag #285. d081403982034 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.  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, 1652E transitional Type VII/B, rare (unlisted in Janson). Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 1652E transitional Type VII/B, rare (unlisted in Janson). S-P37; KM-unl; CT-unl. 22.8 grams. Worn from corrosion and with much flatness but with clear HP above one full pillar, bold P at bottom-right and clear date in legend; full but crude cross with P to left, lightly toned all over. d111204191007 SOLD
Potosi, Bolivia, cob 4 reales, 1653E, PH at top, rotated-4 denomination. Potosi, Bolivia, cob 4 reales, 1653E, PH at top, rotated-4 denomination. One bold and full pillar with clear date and denomination (rotated), nearly full cross with second date below, moderate corrosion. d061404191054 $195
Potosi, Bolivia, cob 4 reales, 1654E. Potosi, Bolivia, cob 4 reales, 1654E. Bold date above full waves, bold second date below nearly full cross, thin but not overly corroded, nicely toned. d061404191056 $195
Potosi, Bolivia, cob 4 reales, 1654E, dot-PH-dot at top. Potosi, Bolivia, cob 4 reales, 1654E, dot-PH-dot at top. Bold tops of pillars and half of cross (off-center strike), deeply toned, but somewhat crude from corrosion. d061404191057 $95

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Mexico, cob 8 reales, Philip IV, assayer P. Mexico, cob 8 reales, Philip IV, assayer P. Bold oMP, partial date (1654 or 1655), most of cross and shield despite moderate to heavy corrosion, with original, numbered Marex tag. d011403893005 $135
Mexico, cob 8 reales, Philip IV, assayer P. Mexico, cob 8 reales, Philip IV, assayer P. Full shield and cross despite heavy corrosion all over. d081403982004 $95
Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, (1650-2)(O or E), with crowned-O countermark on shield. Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, (1650-2)(O or E), with crowned-O countermark on shield. Thin and corroded all over but with clear countermark, most of cross and shield, lightly toned. d031203919001 $195
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

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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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Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 1654E, with PH at top. Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 1654E, with PH at top. Bold and full but double-struck pillars and waves, weak full cross, moderately corroded but nicely toned, with Florida Division of Historical Resources tag. d081403982027 SOLD
Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 1655E. Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 1655E. Solid coin with bold pillars and waves, one very bold mintmark, minimal corrosion but lots of weak strike, edge-split, patch of encrustation near edge. d081403973001 $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.  Unidentified ca.-1667 wreck off Sicily 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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Tassarollo, Italy, luigino, 1666, Anne Marie Louise of Orleans. Tassarollo, Italy, luigino, 1666, Anne Marie Louise of Orleans. Choice specimen (AU details) with just a faint hint of surface corrosion, pretty little piece for jewelry, accompanied by an Artifacts Ltd certificate (Cayman). d081403983001 SOLD

 

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 not visible. Mexico, cob 8 reales, Philip IV or Charles II, assayer not visible. Heavily corroded and thin but recognizable. d061419061001 SOLD
Mexico, cob 8 reales, Charles II, assayer L. Mexico, cob 8 reales, Charles II, assayer L. Corroded and thin, with pieces of edge broken off. d061419061002 $35
Mexico, cob 8 reales, Charles II, assayer G, rare. Full oMG but with pieces of edge broken off. Mexico, cob 4 reales, Charles II, assayer G, rare. Full oMG but with pieces of edge broken off. d061419061003 $35

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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, 15 available. d071103388017-31 $95 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. "Taj Mahal treasure," sunk ca. 1702 off Sri LankaDaniel 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), 1 rupee, Aurangzeb (1658-1707), AH1113 (1702), encapsulated ICG VF20. Surat, India (Mughal Empire), 1 rupee, Aurangzeb (1658-1707), AH1113 (1702), encapsulated ICG VF20. Bold details despite light surface corrosion, mostly darkly toned, popular as found and salvaged by the late fiction writer Arther C. Clarke. d081403968002 $395
Surat, India (Mughal Empire), 1 rupee, Aurangzeb (1658-1707), AH1113 (1702), encapsulated ICG VF20. Surat, India (Mughal Empire), 1 rupee, Aurangzeb (1658-1707), AH1113 (1702), encapsulated ICG VF20. Bold details despite light surface corrosion, mostly darkly toned, popular as found and salvaged by the late fiction writer Arther C. Clarke. d081403971001 $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.  Association, sunk in 1707 off the Scilly Isles, southwest of England 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.  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, cob 8 reales, Philip V, assayer not visible. Mexico, cob 8 reales, Philip V, assayer not visible. Interesting rhomboid shape (two sharp points), most of cross and shield despite light surface corrosion. d081403985002 $135
Mexico, cob 8 reales, Philip V, assayer not visible. Mexico, cob 8 reales, Philip V, assayer not visible. Thick and solid but with surface corrosion and dark encrustation on surfaces. d081403985001 $135
Mexico, cob 4 reales, Philip V, assayer J (where visible). Mexico, cob 4 reales, Philip V, assayer J (where visible). Moderately to heavily corroded but with recognizable details, 4 available. d081403985003-6 $70 each
Mexico, cob 1 real, Philip V, assayer L (1702-5), scarce. Mexico, cob 1 real, Philip V, assayer L (1702-5), scarce. Good full cross, clear shield and assayer, nicely toned, no corrosion. d081403967010 SOLD
Lot of 5 Mexico, Lima and Potosi cob 1R and 1/2R, some with partial dates, sold as a lot of 5 only. Lot of 5 Mexico, Lima and Potosi cob 1R and 1/2R, some with partial dates, sold as a lot of 5 only. Decent details and not overly corroded, some toned, great group for jewelry. d081403985007-11 $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.  Akerendam, sunk in 1725 off Norway 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.  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, pillar 8 reales, Philip V, 1732F, very rare first year of pillar dollars. Mexico, pillar 8 reales, Philip V, 1732F, very rare first year of pillar dollars. KM-103; CT-774. 20.12 grams. Clear date, bold pillars and shield despite heavy surface corrosion, good toning. From the "Coffins Patch" site, with certificate #11162 from the salvagers. d111304191032 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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Mexico, cob 8 reales, 1732F. Mexico, cob 8 reales, 1732F. Very thick flan, full date and oMF and nice full cross despite surface corrosion and dark spots. d081403967005 SOLD
Mexico, cob 8 reales, 1732?F. Mexico, cob 8 reales, 1732?F. Thick flan but with heavy surface corrosion making date uncertain, good full cross, deeply toned all over. d081403969004 $95
Mexico, cob 8 reales, 173(?)F. Mexico, cob 8 reales, 173(?)F. Oblong shape, somewhat underweight from corrosion but with good details: nice shield, full oMF, off-center cross. d081403982006 $95
Brabant, Spanish Netherlands, portrait ducatoon, Philip IV, date not visible. Brabant, Spanish Netherlands, portrait ducatoon, Philip IV, date not visible. Broad flan with attractive details (especially the bold legends), but tiny chips in edge (date off flan), nice toning. d081403982003 $135
Gelderland, United Netherlands, Gelderland, United Netherlands, "rider" ducatoon, 1734. Lustrous AU in centers, light corrosion around edge, minor black spot on horse. d081403978001 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.  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, pillar 8 reales, Philip V, 1736MF. Mexico, pillar 8 reales, Philip V, 1736MF. AU details despite very light surface corrosion, slightly off-center strike, lightly toned. d011416111004 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.  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 4 reales, 1727(M). Lima, Peru, cob 4 reales, 1727(M). Oblong flan with nearly full cross, toned around details, moderate corrosion all over. d071204191002 $165
Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 1727Y, (Louis I), scarce. Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 1727Y, (Louis I), scarce. 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, Philip V, various dates (where visible). Potosi, Bolivia, cob 4 reales, Philip V, various dates (where visible). Nearly full crosses and shields despite moderate surface corrosion, some with partial dates and/or assayers, toned around details, 2 available. d071204191012-13 $150 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.  Hollandia, sunk in 1743 off the Scilly Isles, southwest of England  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, pillar 8 reales, Philip V, 1737MF. Mexico, pillar 8 reales, Philip V, 1737MF. UNC details, attractively toned, minor pockmarks only, much nicer than most from this wreck. d081403982001 $295
Mexico, pillar 8 reales, Philip V, 174/30MF. Mexico, pillar 8 reales, Philip V, 174/30MF. 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. AU details and hint of luster despite very light surface corrosion, rosy toning all over with a few minor dark spots. d011416111003 $295
Mexico, pillar 8 reales, Philip V, 1740MF. Mexico, pillar 8 reales, Philip V, 1740MF. Light to moderate surface corrosion, lightly toned all over. d061403950001 $165
Westfriesland, United Netherlands, Westfriesland, United Netherlands, "rider" ducatoon, 1662. Broad and solid flan, lustrous AU details despite light to moderate surface corrosion. d081403967003 $135

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Mexico, pillar 8 reales, Philip V, 1743MF, choice. Mexico, pillar 8 reales, Philip V, 1743MF, choice. AU- details, no corrosion, nice toning and luster, slightly off-center strike. d011416111009 $475
Mexico, pillar 8 reales, Philip V, 1743MF. Mexico, pillar 8 reales, Philip V, 1743MF. 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
Guatemala, cob 4 reales, 1739J. Guatemala, cob 4 reales, 1739J. S-G1; KM-5; CT-958. 13.29 grams. Full date and mintmark and assayer, good toning, light surface corrosion. d061404191068 $295
Guatemala, cob 4 reales, (1)739J. Guatemala, cob 4 reales, (1)739J. S-G1; KM-5; CT-958. 12.59 grams. Decent details despite light surface corrosion, patchy toning. d061404191069 $240

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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. d081416111008 SOLD
Bordeaux, France, ecu, Louis XV, 1734-K. Bordeaux, France, ecu, Louis XV, 1734-K. Deeply toned, bold details, minimal surface corrosion only. d081416111007 SOLD

 

 

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, bust 8 reales, Charles III, dated 1782-4FF, average specimens. Mexico, bust 8 reales, Charles III, dated 1782-4FF, average specimens. 4 available. d031403919006-9 $95 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.  Admiral Gardner, sunk in 1809 southeast of England 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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British East India Co., copper X cash (silver-plated), 1808. British East India Co., copper X cash (silver-plated), 1808. No corrosion, AU details, a bit dirty and toned after the modern plating. d081403982008 $45

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