1710 Lima 8 Escudo

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1710 Lima 8 Escudo found in 1975.

The specimen shows a well centered sharply struck double date. On the obverse the Pillars and Waves are rather high allowing a substantial portion of the legend to be seen. Some ocean deposits can be observed around the edges. The reverse has a well centered Cross with some legend showing.

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Ben Costello

Ben Costello is a director of the1715 Fleet Society and an attorney in Washington, PA.

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