MEXICO 8 ESCUDOS 1714 "1715 FLEET SHIPWRECK" NGC 61 PIRATE GOLD COINS TREASURE
Mexico City, Mexico, cob 8 escudos, (1714)J, variety with date on reverse ("GRAT"), NGC MS 61, From the 1715 Fleet Shipwreck (designated on special label). S-M30; KM-57.2; Cal-2212. 26.56 grams. Curiously 25% off-center strike on obverse that dramatically demonstrates the striking pressure relative to the unstruck periphery, with full oMJ and much bold legend, the cross side comparatively well centered, all somewhat lustrous and with small bits of dark encrustation in crevices. NGC #5935107-001.