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worst... mehothank, FL Rating 9/26/2014
looks like an old beat up nickel with no discernible features, just a couple of scratches. returned it but they are not accepting it, 2 days of rescheduling delivery so far. UPS tried twice today.
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Sao Jose 4 Reales Shipwreck Recovery 90% Silver NGC-Certified Coin

Item: 231-491
HSN Price: $199.95
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Sao Jose 4 Reales Shipwreck Recovery 90% Silver NGC-Certified Coin
Own a piece of history that is even older than our own Christopher Columbus and his discovery of the "New World." This shipwreck coin was recovered from the 1622 sinking of the Portuguese ship, the Sao Jose, which was lost off the Mozambique coast. 

What You Get

  • Sao Jose recovery coin
  • Wooden box

Sao Jose 4 Reales Shipwreck Recovery 90% Silver NGC-Certified Coin Features

Approx. 90% silver

  • Precious-metal coin

NGC Certified

  • Certified by NGC as an authentic coin from the shipwreck of Sao Jose, a Portuguese carrack that sunk in 1622


The Key Specs 

  • Mint Mark:
  • Packaging:
Encapsulated and in a box

  • Obverse:
King Carlos III of Spain
  • Reverse:
Inscription "Hispan Et Ind Rex" (King of Spain the Indies; mint mark, the assayers initials, 4 reales denomination, and the a crowned shield of Castile and Leon flanked by the pillars of Hercules

The Basics

  • Measures:
Approx 31-32mm in diameter
  • Weight:
Approx. 13.2 grams
31-32mm Diameter

The Basics - Box

  • Measurements:
Approx. 6-1/2"H x 4-1/2"W x 1-1/2" deep
  • Country of Origin:


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