Bolivia 8 Reales 1669 "Royal - Triple Dated" NGC VF
Potosi, Bolivia, cob 8 reales Royal (galano), 1669/8E, rare, NGC VF details / holed. S-P37b; KM-unl (R26 for type); Cal-664. 26.37 grams. Broad flan with metal extending beyond the outer border in places (slightly off-center strike), the legends and inner design all full and well struck, deeply toned around details, the expected hole placed perfectly in the second O of POTOSI (top of cross on other side), and the overdate appearing only (but clearly) in the three-digit date below cross (not mentioned on NGC label), that side (only) a die-match with Lazaro #181 but the pillars side (without pomegranate at top) apparently not listed. NGC #5940510-001.