A fabulous quality large solid silver shipwreck 8 reales piece .
This item which is dated 1735 ,was recovered from the wreck of the dutch east indiaman Rooswijk ,pronounced ( Roos wig ),which sank off the goodwin sands England in December 1739 with the loss of all hands .
This type of coin which is often called a pillar dollar was minted in Mexico ,and was part of the large cargo of the Rooswijk which was released for sale by the salvage company .
A fabulous coin which comes with an Information sheet on the finding of the vessel...
Size .4.0 CM in Dia.
Ex. Private collection.
As with all of my antiquities and coins this item comes complete with a display box together with a certificate of authenticity.
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