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Four real coin of the city of Seville, excavated from the wreck site of the VERGULDE DRAECK

Date: 1650 - 1651
Dimensions:
Overall: 12.71 g, 27 mm
Medium: Silver
Credit Line: ANMM Collection Transferred from Australian Netherlands Committee on Old Dutch Shipwrecks
Classification:Coins and medals
Object Name: Coin
Object No: 00048881
Place Manufactured:Sevilla
Related Place:Ledge Point,

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    SignificanceAssociated with the oldest Dutch shipwreck discovered on the Australian coast this silver coin is representative of European presence near the Australian continent in the 17th century.
    Additional Titles

    Assigned title: Four real coin of the city of Seville

    Collection title: ANCODS (Australian Netherlands Committee on Old Dutch Shipwrecks) collection

    Web title: Four real coin of the city of Seville, excavated from the wreck site of the VERGULDE DRAECK

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