Panama, "plata corriente" cut from a silver ingot, with partial tax stamp (crown) visible.
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Panama, "plata corriente" cut from a silver ingot, with partial tax stamp (crown) visible.

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / Coins: Shipwreck Ingots Start Price:80.00 USD Estimated At:100.00 - 150.00 USD
Panama,  plata corriente  cut from a silver ingot, with partial tax stamp (crown) visible.
Panama, "plata corriente" cut from a silver ingot, with partial tax stamp (crown) visible. . 14.3 grams.Square-shaped chunk of silver cut from the rounded side of a disk, lightly encrusted but with parts of the tax stamp visible on one side, very close to 4R weight and a prime example of what was being used in lieu of silver coins in the early colonies.