Early 18th c. Cut Spanish Piece of 8or Reale or Pirate Coin(1722?)
Beautiful Authentic Cut Spanish Colonial coin Recovered by metal detector, "Chesterfield Conty, VA". These Spanish cons were the most common coins of Colonial America and were used by all engeaged in trade. These are also the classic Pirate coin. Appears to be marked for 22, for 1722. 1/4 Cut 2 Reales, Spanish Colonial "1/2 Bit" Coin, (Cut to make change). .5 in across.