Obverse Christ enthroned holding a book of Gospels. Reverse Constantine standing holding Labarun and glove with cross. This concave gold coin was designed to be placed on the eyes of of the dead..
Features the Royal Shield and crown of Carlos and Juana of Spain. The Mintmark S is to the left. The Assayer’s Mark * (Star) is to the right. The reverse features the Cross of Spain. Scarce very high ..
Gold coins exactly like this were found on both the shipwreck of the Marvilla of the was sank in the Bahamas in 1656 and the 1715 fleet group of wrecks which sank on the east coast of Florida July 30,..
Gold doubloons like this with this date were found on the famous shipwreck Atocha which sank in 1622. It was minted in Seville by Assayer G in 1619. There is a bold 161 of the date and a partial 9. So..
It would be hard to find a better gold cob from this period, especially if you wanted a piece of jewelry made from it. It’s between the size of a quarter and a half dollar, and has great eye appeal. T..