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Other Shipwreck Coins

Shipwreck treasure coins from various other wrecks like the 1622 Santa Margarita, 1628 Lucayan Beach, 1641 Concepcion, 1654 La Capitana, 1656 Maravillas, 1682 Joanna, 1707 Association,  and the 1743 Hollandia.

Certificates of Authenticity accompany all shipwreck treasure coins.

 


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Santa Margarita - 8 Reales
Item#:  11180 (8621)
Denomination:  8 reales
Mint:  Potosi
Assayer:  M
Weight:  23.86 grams
Diameter: 1.4-1.5 inches

Price:  $1595.00  BUY ITEM

 

Shield type cob, recovered from the wreck of the Spanish galleon Santa Margarita , sister ship to the Atocha.  Both were lost during a hurricane near the Florida Keys on September 6, 1622 and were salvaged by Mel Fisher and his company, Treasure Salvors Inc.  Santa Margarita coins are rare in comparison to those from the Atocha.  Grade 2+ (better than most grade 1 coins), excellent bold struck full cross with all lions and castles clearly visible.  Equally nice full shield with mint and assayer marks P and M at left, although the assayer mark M is listed as not visible on the certificate.  Also visible on the shield side is the denomination mark VIII at right along with some visible legend, including the Kings ordinal III (Philip III).  A great Santa Margarita coin.  Supplied with the original photo certificate of authenticity issued by Treasure Salvors, Inc and a booklet "Shipwrecks and Their Coins: Volume 1 - 1622 Spanish Treasure Fleet" that provides details about the fleet and its coins.


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Santa Margarita - 8 Reales
Item#:  7057
Denomination:  8 reales
Mint:  Potosi
Assayer:  Not Visible
Weight:  13.3 grams
Diameter: 1.2-1.3 inches

Price:  $165.00  BUY ITEM

 

Shield type cob, recovered from the wreck of the Spanish galleon Santa Margarita , sister ship to the Atocha.  Both were lost during a hurricane near the Florida Keys on September 6, 1622 and were salvaged by Mel Fisher and his company, Treasure Salvors Inc.  Santa Margarita coins are rare in comparison to those from the Atocha.  Grade 4, much of the shield is visible through typical grade 4 corrosion.  An inexpensive Santa Margarita coin supplied with the original certificate of authenticity.


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Lucayan Beach - 8 Reales
Item#:  13114
Denomination:  8 reales
Mint:  Mexico
Assayer:  D
Weight:  27.5 grams
Diameter: 1.6 inches

Price:  $495.00  BUY ITEM

 

Shield type cob, recovered from the Lucayan Beach wreck, named after Lucayan Beach Grand Bahama Island, where the wreck was discovered in 1964.   Popular belief ties this wreck to the Dutch hero Piet Heyn who captured the entire 1628 Spanish fleet at Matanzas Bay, Cuba.   Two of his ships were lost near Grand Bahama Island during their return voyage home; it seems likely that the Lucayan Beach wreck is one of Heyn's lost ships.  Nice, deeply struck full cross with both lions and one castle visible in the cross quadrants.  Nearly full shield with bold mint and assayer marks oM and D at left and three digits of the date 162x (very light) visible between the 9 and 10 o'clock position near the edge.  This beautiful coin is full weight at 27.5 grams and is supplied with a  New World Treasures photo certificate of authenticity.


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Hollandia - 8 Reales
Item#:  4106
Denomination:  8 reales
Mint:  Mexico
Assayer:  MF
Weight:  26.6 grams
Diameter: 1.55 inches

Price:  $495.00  BUY ITEM

 

Milled Pillar type 8 reales, recovered by Rex Cowen, the expedition leader and Jack Gayton, the diving team leader, from the wreck of the Dutch East Indiaman Hollandia, which sank off the Isles of Scilly in July 1743, on her maiden voyage from Amsterdam to Batavia.  All on board perished.  This coin is a valuable grade 1, Mexico mint, Philip V, pillar dollar with a clear 1740 date that appears to have been in uncirculated condition before being lost at sea.  It was hand selected from a large lot of exceptionally nice specimens from this wreck.  Supplied with a New World Treasures photo certificate of authenticity.


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Hollandia - 8 Reales
Item#:  7404
Denomination:  8 reales
Mint:  Mexico
Assayer:  MF
Weight:  24.7 grams
Diameter: 1.55 inches

Price:  $295.00  BUY ITEM

 

Milled Pillar type 8 reales, recovered by Rex Cowen, the expedition leader and Jack Gayton, the diving team leader, from the wreck of the Dutch East Indiaman Hollandia, which sank off the Isles of Scilly in July 1743, on her maiden voyage from Amsterdam to Batavia.  All on board perished.  This is a grade 2, Mexico mint, Philip V, pillar dollar dated 1741.  Most Hollandia pillar dollar coins, like this coin, were in uncirculated condition when brought on board and suffered varying degrees of salt water corrosion from years of being lost at sea.  It was hand selected from a large lot of exceptionally nice specimens from this wreck.  Supplied with a New World Treasures photo certificate of authenticity.

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