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5 edition of Gold and silver of the Atocha and Santa Margarita found in the catalog.

Gold and silver of the Atocha and Santa Margarita

Tuesday, June 14, and Wednesday, June 15, 1988.

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Published by Christie"s in New York (502 Park Ave., New York 10022) .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Florida.
    • Subjects:
    • Nuestra Señora de Atocha (Ship),
    • Santa Margarita (Ship),
    • Treasure-trove -- Florida,
    • Shipwrecks -- Florida

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsChristie, Manson & Woods International Inc.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsG530.N83 G64 1988
      The Physical Object
      Pagination258 p. :
      Number of Pages258
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2245735M
      LC Control Number89119896

      - Explore green's board "Atocha Treasure" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Atocha, Treasures, Shipwreck treasure pins. imately 4, silver coins and other objects (inclu- ding swords, some gold coins, and a rare navigation instrument known as an astrolabe) found in an area called the "Bank of Spain" (Mathewson, ). They still didnot know if they had found either the Atocha or the Santa Margarita; only when they encountered the main hulls and compared their.

      Nuestra Señora de Atocha ("Our Lady of Atocha") was the most famous of a fleet of Spanish ships that sank in off the Florida Keys while carrying copper, silver, gold, tobacco, gems, jewels, jewelry and indigo from Spanish Sept 6, the Atocha was driven by a severe hurricane onto the coral reefs near the Dry Tortugas, about make offer - original - lima peru cob 1/2 reale " star of lima? " silver with gold tint. atocha santa margarita shipwrecks era spanish 8 reales silver ngc xf. $ free shipping. make offer - atocha santa margarita shipwrecks era spanish 8 reales silver ngc xf.

        Mel Fisher Maritime Heritage Museum: Not just The Atocha and The Santa Margarita - See 1, traveler reviews, candid photos, and great deals for Key West, FL, at TripadvisorK TripAdvisor reviews. - Explore carol santoyo's board "Atocha treasure" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Atocha, Treasures, Spanish treasure pins.


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Gold and silver of the Atocha and Santa Margarita Download PDF EPUB FB2

Gold and SIlver of the Atocha and Santa Margarita on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Gold and SIlver of the Atocha and Santa MargaritaManufacturer: Christie's. Catalog: Gold and Silver of the Atocha (Nuestra Senora De Atocha) and Margarita (Santa Margarita) Spanish Galleons Sunk Off the Florida Keys in June [Mel at Christie's New York Fisher] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

The following account detailing the ill-fated voyage of the Nuestra Senora de Atocha and her sister ship the Santa Margarita from Havana to their final resting place at the bottom of the ocean off the coast of Key West, Florida was written by archeologist R.

Duncan Mathewson III and can be found in his book, Treasure of the Atocha. Gold And Silver Of The Atocha And Santa Margarita by Christie's New York and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Gold and Silver of the Atocha and Santa Margarita - AbeBooks Passion for books.

Sign On My Account Basket Help. Everyday he insisted, "Today's the Day". His mantra continues to inspire the search for the rest of the treasure from the Nuestra Senora de Atocha and the Santa Margarita, the Spanish galleons that sank during a hurricane on September 6,near Key West, Florida.

The immensity of the Atocha's treasure is staggering. Nuestra Senora de Atocha and her sister ship the Santa Margarita sailed from Havana to their final resting place at the bottom of the ocean off the coast of Key West. An exciting adventure story of the search and discovery of what is proving to be the most fabulous treasure wreck.

Bythey had found a significant portion of the remains of the Santa Margarita -- with a fortune in gold bars, jewelry and silver coins. OnFisher’s son Kane discovered a complete section of the Margarita’s wooden hull weighted down by ballast stones, iron cannon balls and artifacts of. Atocha carried 35 tons of silver (as ingots andcoins) plus pieces of gold—a cargo valued at one million pesos.

Much smuggled treasure was also on board. Despite the threat of hurricanes at that time of year, the twenty-eight-ship fleet sailed six weeks later than planned, on September 4.

The. Mel Fisher's Treasures is the source for authentic shipwreck treasure and one-of-a-kind treasure jewelry. The immensity of the Atocha's treasure is staggering. What was only a dream instantly became an undeniable reality.

You can "Own a Piece of History" by visiting. Atocha Coins; Atocha Coin Jewelry; Fleet Coins; Fleet Coin Jewelry; Pirate/Shipwreck Coins; Pirate/Shipwreck Coin Jewelry; Gold Coins; Gold Coin Jewelry; Ancient/Silver Coins; Ancient/Silver Coin Jewelry; Artifacts; Antique Maps; Specials.

Book was purchased for $ and in excellent condition. The Santa Margarita and the Nuestra Senora De Atocha and a group of other Spanish galleons went down near the Florida Keys in a raging hurricane in September, after leaving together from Havana,Cuba.

The story of the Margarita shipwreck is on the certificate of authenticity. The ring was found 56 kilometres (35 mi) from Key West, along with two silver spoons and other artifacts. InNuestra Señora de Atocha was added to the Guinness Book of World Records for being the most valuable shipwreck to be recovered, as it was carrying roughly 40 tonnes of gold and silver, and 32 kilograms (71 lb) of emeralds.

But silver can be as good as gold, particularly if it has the historic value of the 1, to pound silver bars Fisher's crews found July 20 in the Spanish galleon Nuestra Senora de Atocha. Sinking of Atocha In addition to a fortune’s worth of gold and silver bars, coins and jewelry, the bounty recovered from Atocha included emeralds traced to.

For the return voyage the Atocha was loaded with a cargo that is almost beyond belief – 24 tons of silver bullion in ingots, ,00 pesos of silver coins, copper ingots, gold bars and discs, chests of indigo, bales of tobacco, 20 bronze cannon and 1, pounds of worked silverware.

The Santa Margarita, sister ship to the Atocha, went down on September 6,off the coast of the Florida Keys. Thousands of coins and a quantity of gold bars and chains have been recovered from the Santa Margarita and the Atocha.

Book: Christie's Auction Catalog Venue: New York, June Pages: Size: 10 by 8 inches Thickness inches. Brand New - Rare - In Demand: Gold and Silver of the Atocha and Santa Margarita June 14th Christie's New York Auction. His effort over a sixteen-year period from to is a book in itself.

But in short, led to the discovery of the Santa Margarita in and the Atocha on J ; her hull lying in 55 feet of water, exactly as recorded by the first salvage attempt in Make Offer - ATOCHA 8 REALES SILVER COIN POTOSI Santa Margarita GRADE FOUR Mel Fisher SPAIN 2 ESCUDOS "DATED" x "ATOCHA ERA" NGC 45 PIRATE GOLD.

gold and silver of the atocha and santa margarita. June4to, pages; Softcover; This auction catalog contains lots of gold and silver cobs, gold chains, emerald rings, a bronze cannon, 4 astrolabes, a wide variety of artifacts, and both gold and silver bars from the “Atocha” shipwreck, which sank in off the coast of.

InNuestra Señora de Atocha was added to the Guinness Book of World Records for being the most valuable shipwreck to be recovered, as it was carrying roughly 40 tons of gold and silver, and 32 kilograms (71 lb.) of emeralds.

VIEW OUR ATOCHA COLLECTION HERE. Get this from a library! Gold and silver of the Atocha and Santa Margarita: Tuesday, J and Wednesday, J [Christie, Manson & Woods International Inc.;]."The Atocha was loaded down with tons and tons of silver and gold, as well as passengers," says Treasure Sails president Jim Willsey.

"They left Havana, Cuba for Spain, and on the second day.