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    Quote Originally Posted by cuzcosquirrel View Post
    It's a half real from either Potosi or Lima. The bottom right of Carolvs is on the obverse, and because it is thick, it's looks more like the Lima variety from around 1695. The Potosi monagram letters tended to be skinnier, and the bottom of the l stuck out more from the s. It has a very typical 1690's type lion, and a die break appears by 1695 at Lima on the cross.

    Because the ticking around the border appears square though, it's got to be Potosi. Lima used round dots.

    https://www.ebay.com/itm/Lot-2-Coins...VGa:rk:15:pf:0

    https://www.ebay.com/itm/1691-Potosi...!-1:rk:13:pf:0
    Agreed.
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