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USA (San Francisco Mint), gold $20 coronet Liberty "double eagle," 1856-S, variety 17B (full serif,

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / Shipwreck - Silver Coins 1750s-1900s Start Price:2,800.00 USD Estimated At:3,500.00 - 5,000.00 USD
USA (San Francisco Mint), gold $20 coronet Liberty  double eagle,  1856-S, variety 17B (full serif,
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4,750.00USD+ (902.50) buyer's premium + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2019 Nov 01 @ 13:39UTC-4 : AST/EDT
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USA (San Francisco Mint), gold $20 coronet Liberty "double eagle," 1856-S, variety 17B (full serif, left S), PCGS AU55 / SS Central America, in promotional case. 5-1/4" x 4-1/4" x 1-1/2". Lustrous surfaces with faint hairlines and minor bagmarks, from the first SS Central America salvage operation ca. 1990. Housed in wooden display box. PCGS SSCA 6024. Recovered from: SS Central America, sunk in 1857 in deep water off North Carolina