Make this great piece of treasure a part of your booty! Pirate Bartholomew Sharp chased the Spanish galleon, La Consolacion so the captain burned her down instead. She sank in 1681 off the coast of Santa Clara, Ecuador.
With this purchase we will include a BONUS document sharing the shipwreck story of pirate Bartholomew Sharp chasing the treasure ship and her ultimate demise.
- Denomination: 8 Reales
Obverse: Pillar and Wave design - mint and denomination visible
Reverse: Potent Jerusalem Cross with Lions of Leon and Castles of Castile in quadrants of cross
Mint: Potosi (present day Bolivia)
Date: Assayer C - 16"79" is visible on obverse
Setting: Solid 14K gold with hand forged shackle bail
Certificate of Authenticity with photo specific images included. BONUS history of the sinking of the ship