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Spanish treasure fleet (2,542 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article

precious metals of private merchants at a rate of 20%, a tax known as the quinto real or the Royal One-fifth. Spain became the richest country in Europe by
Huancavelica (1,214 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
consumption was the basis upon which the tax on precious metals, known as the quinto real ("royal fifth"), was levied. The extraction of the quicksilver in the
Casa de Contratación (1,926 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
destroyed in 1755 by the Lisbon earthquake. A 20 per cent tax, the Quinto Real (Royal Fifth) was levied by the Casa on all precious metals entering
Conquest of the Canary Islands (5,828 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
governorship of the island, although he would not receive revenue from the Quinto Real tax. The finance for the conquest was achieved by the sale of his sugar
Vasco Núñez de Balboa (5,173 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
while keeping four-fifths for himself, under a policy known as the Quinto Real, or "royal fifth."[citation needed] In 1501, he crossed the Caribbean
European colonization of the Americas (5,175 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
these settlements and collect at least 20% of all treasure found (the Quinto Real collected by the Casa de Contratación), in addition to collecting all
Ponce, Puerto Rico (17,034 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
maritime contraband with foreigners. However, in the 1820s, three events took place that dramatically changed the size of the town forever. The first of these
Habsburg Spain (8,558 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
left mining to private enterprise but instituted a tax known as the "quinto real" whereby a fifth of the metal was collected by the government. The Spanish
Currency of Spanish America (5,537 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
cobs). Ingots and cobs were a way to account for the 20% (royal fifth, quinto real) of all treasure due the king. The value of the escudo was raised on
Francisco Hernández de Córdoba (Yucatán conquistador) (5,486 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
and precious stones, in order to assure the correct allotment of the quinto real — the "royal fifth": 20% of all treasure gained in the conquests was
Geology of the Pyrenees (9,445 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
sedimentary cover only to reappear in the basement uplifts of Aldudés-Quinto Réal, the southernmost of the Basque basement massifs. In the east the Axial
History of Seville (13,975 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
to acquire trade goods from the New World. A twenty percent tax, the Quinto Real, was levied by the Casa on all precious metals entering Spain. Trade