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Large, flat, oval copper ingot from the Atocha (1622).

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / Bullion Start Price:1,050.00 USD Estimated At:1,500.00 - 2,250.00 USD
Large, flat, oval copper ingot from the Atocha (1622).
SOLD
1,500.00USD+ (285.00) buyer's premium + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2009 Apr 09 @ 13:34UTC-4 : AST/EDT
All items are genuine unless noted. Most shipwreck coins and artifacts come with a certificate of authenticity (please check the description for each item).
Large, flat, oval copper ingot from the Atocha (1622). 40 lb av, 14½" x 9½" x 2". One of many huge "pigs" of copper found on the Atocha, this piece shows lovely encrustation on its irregular surfaces and comes with all the original Fisher paraphernalia that is typically lost when these ingots are used as doorstops in Key West. From the Atocha (1622), with Fisher photo-certificate #C085 and original plastic tag.