Pirate Bartholomew Sharp chased the Spanish Galleon La Consolacion so the Captain chose to burn her down irather than letting the pirate take over the treasure. She sank in 1681 off the coast of Santa Clara, Ecuador. Make this great piece of history a part of your booty treasure!
With this purchase we will include a BONUS document sharing this shipwreck story of pirate Bartholomew Sharp chasing the treasure ship and her ultimate demise.
- Denomination: 8 Reales
Obverse: Pillar and Wave design
Reverse: Potent Jerusalem Cross with Lions of Leon and Castles of Castile
Date: 1678 by Assayer E (Antonio de Ergueta) "167" visible on obverse
Setting: Handcrafted in solid sterling silver with shackle bail. Neck wire sold separately
Certificate of Authenticity with photo specific images and BONUS shipwreck history included.