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Coins of Central and South America
Republic of Panama, 2000

|Central| |&| |South| |America|, |Republic| |of| |Panama,| |2000||centésimo|
FAO is the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.
WO91882. Aluminum centésimo, SCWC KM132, UNC, weight 1.626 g, maximum diameter 22.9 mm, die axis 0o, 2000; obverse XXI CENTURU FAO FOOD SECURITY, ship in canal, ear of corn (maize) lower right, 2000 below; reverse REPVPLICA - DE - PANAMA, crest of the Republic of Panama, UN CENTESIMO below; $4.00 SALE |PRICE| $3.60
 


El Cazador Shipwreck, Milled bust type 8 reales "bust dollar", dated 1783, Charles III, assayer FF

|Spain|, |El| |Cazador| |Shipwreck,| |Milled| |bust| |type| |8| |reales| |"bust| |dollar",| |dated| |1783,| |Charles| |III,| |assayer| |FF||8| |reales|
The El Cazador, a Spanish brigantine of war, was lost without a trace in the winter of 1784 while on route from Vera Cruz Mexico to the port of New Orleans. The wreck site was accidentally discovered on August 2, 1993 by a fishing vessel working the area. The treasure of the El Cazador, consisting of over 400,000 Spanish 8 reales and an equal amount of smaller denomination Spanish colonial coins from the Mexico City mint, was intended to stabilize the Spanish monetary system in colonial North America. Her loss contributed to Spain's eventual conveyance of Louisiana to France's Napoleon in 1800. The rest is history, as three years later in 1803, Napoleon of France sold Louisiana to the United States, instantly doubling the size of the country.
WO21149. Silver 8 reales, weight 24.380 g, maximum diameter 39.2 mm, die axis 0o, Mexico City mint, 1783; SOLD


Lima, Peru, Spanish Colonial America, Charles III, 2 Reals, 1785 MI

|Spain|, |Lima,| |Peru,| |Spanish| |Colonial| |America,| |Charles| |III,| |2| |Reals,| |1785| |MI|
The M and I at the end of reverse legend are initials of the assayers: Manuel Iglesia Abarca and Ignacio Zenón de Galvez. Struck in 90.3% silver.
WO47504. Silver Cayon-Castan 11647, Cdb: L170479, weight 6.214 g, maximum diameter 28.5 mm, die axis 0o, Lima mint, 1785; obverse DEI•GRATIA - CAROLUS•III•, laureate, armored and draped bust right, •1785• below; reverse •HISPAN•ET•IND•REX•LMAE•2R•M•I• (LMAE ligate - Lima mint mark), crowned arms between pillars; SOLD







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REFERENCES|

Cayon, J. & C. Castan. Las monedas Españolas desde Don Pelayo a Juan Carlos. I anos 718 A 1979. (Madrid, 1998).
Krause, C. & C. Mishler. Standard Catalog of World Coins. (Iola, WI, 2010 - ).

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