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3 edition of Treasure of the Spanish Main found in the catalog.

Treasure of the Spanish Main

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet Los Angeles.

Treasure of the Spanish Main

gold and silver coins and artifacts.

by Sotheby, Parke-Bernet Los Angeles.

  • 366 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published in Los Angeles .
Written in English

  • Mexico.,
  • Caribbean Area,
  • Latin America.
    • Subjects:
    • Coins, Mexican.,
    • Coins, Latin American.,
    • Gold coins.,
    • Silver coins -- Mexico.,
    • Silver coins.,
    • Treasure-trove -- Caribbean Area -- Catalogs.,
    • Gold coins -- Latin America.

    • Edition Notes

      Exhibition held June 13-16, 1973; public auction held June 17-19, 1973.

      LC ClassificationsCJ1905 .S67 1973
      The Physical Object
      Pagination135 p.
      Number of Pages135
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5081544M
      LC Control Number74152550

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