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1858-O 50c NGC SS Republic Shipwreck Effect

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Degree of Toning: 1/10
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Item sold in auction: Internet-Only Auction #38.
Closed On: Monday, May 9, 2005 6:30 PM.
For: $771.

1858-O 50c NGC SS Republic Shipwreck Effect

DLRC #: 115484 // PCGS #: 6294

Attrative grey-white surfaces with some original mottled toning on this conserved half dollar from the famous SS Republic shipwreck. A wonderful memorabilia item where the value lies in the history more so than the numismatic quality of the coin. Comes with a booklet, cd and certificate and is kept in the accompanying hardwood box. A beautiful presentation item.

  • Category Half Dollars
  • Series Liberty Seated Half Dollars
  • Type No motto
  • Years for Type 1839-1866
  • Strike Business
  • Denomination Half dollar
  • Mint Location New Orleans
  • Designer Christian Gobrecht
  • Composition 90% silver; 10% copper
  • Weight 12.44g
  • Edge Type Reeded
  • Mintage 7,294,000