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Atocha Copper ingot, 59 lb, ex-Atocha (1622).

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / Shipwreck Ingots Start Price:500.00 USD Estimated At:600.00 - 900.00 USD
Atocha Copper ingot, 59 lb, ex-Atocha (1622).
SOLD
1,700.00USDto clj54+ (323.00) buyer's premium. + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2019 May 02 @ 13:28UTC-4 : AST/EDT
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Atocha Copper ingot, 59 lb, ex-Atocha (1622). 15" x 9" x 3". Unusually rectangular but still typically crude, the flattish top almost completely encrusted in white-and-green encrustation that extends to the rough and rounded bottom in a few places, the metal surface itself dark brown with spots of orange. From the Atocha (1622), with original Fisher photo-certificate #85A-C057, pedigreed to the Stuart Auerbach collection (see lot 4).