Great Authentic "Piece of 8" Pendant Recovered from Famous Atocha Shipwreck | Coin set in sterling silver with 14K accents
What an incredible shipwreck treasure! Spanish handstruck silver coin recovered in 1985 from the wreck of the famous Nuestra Senora de Atocha which sank in 1622 west of the Florida Keys. With the mixed metal setting, you can mix and match with your other jewelry pieces.
Denomination: 4 Reales
Obverse: Crowned Hapsburg Coat of Arms of King Philip III
Reverse: Greek Cross with Lions of Leon and Castles of Castile in quadrants of the cross
Minted in Potosi from 1618-1621 by Assayer T (Juan Ximenez de Tapia)
Handcrafted in solid sterling silver with 14K gold accents. Chain not included
Original Treasure Salvors Certificate of Authenticity included