La Capitana - 8 Reales - Potosi Mint - Fully Dated 1653 - Post Transitional - Pillar and Wave *

  • Denomination: 8 Reales
  • Assayer: Antonio de Ergueta "E"
  • Mint: Potosi, Peru
  • Date: 1653 (visible on both sides)
  • Weight: 22.21 g
  • Post-Transitional Pillar and Wave Type VIII-B 
  • "EL PERU" visible on Legend (Pillar Side)
  • Two dots flanking Roman Numeral 8 between upper middle Pillars. 
  • Four convex waves central to pillars
  • Type B Cross
  • Pearl Border on Reverse

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