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    A California Gold Rush History by Q. David Bowers. A landmark numismatic reference, published in 2002 to accompany the sale of treasure recovered from the S.S. Central America shipwreck. This is copy #145 of only 400 printed. Unfortunately, the gold dust that was contained in a small capsule inside the front cover has been removed, and the glossy photographs of the associated gold ingot are no longer present.

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    Due completely to Heritage's thoroughly diligent and professional management and promotion of the collection, the faraday Collection stirred national attention among numismatists and the auction results brought a gross value greater than that last estimated by the experienced collector.
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