Shipwreck Jewelry Collection, Mini Pieces of Eight Atocha Re-creation Earrings, Silver
Shipwreck Jewelry Collection, Small Atocha Re-creation Earrings, Silver (ST-80735DER)
This piece has been hand crafted with a portion from one of the silver bars that went down on the Nuestra Senora de Atocha (Our Lady of Atocha).
The Atocha tragically ended her voyage on a reef of the Florida Keys on September 6, 1622, taking with her 264 souls many of whom were royal blood. She scattered over 47 troy tons of treasure over 50 miles of ocean bottom. There were only 5 people to survive the wreck.
Comes with a small certificate of Authenticity.
Approx .40" across