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SS Central America: 1857-S $20 PCGS/CAC MS65 (Spiked Shield)

Historic Shipwreck Recovery

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Item sold in auction: Internet Auction #1009.
Closed On: Sunday, April 22, 2018 10:34 PM.
For: $14,000.

SS Central America: 1857-S $20 PCGS/CAC MS65 (Spiked Shield)

DLRC #: 1481524 // PCGS #: 70000

Exciting double eagle gold coin from the famous SS Central America shipwreck. CAC approved for quality.

  • Category Gold Coinage
  • Series $20 Liberty Gold
  • Type Liberty head
  • Years for Type 1849-1907
  • Strike Business
  • Denomination Double Eagle
  • Mint Location San Francisco
  • Designer James B. Longacre
  • Composition 90% gold; 10% copper
  • Weight 33.436g
  • Edge Type Reeded
  • Mintage 970,500