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    1857-S Double Eagle, MS64
    S.S. Central America Spiked Shield

    1857-S $20 MS64 PCGS. CAC. Variety 20A. Ex: S.S. Central America. SSCA 4770. A pair of slender die lines near the left shield border identifies the "Spiked Shield" variety, the most available in high grade from the S.S. Central America bounty. The present sharply struck pumpkin-gold example approaches Gem quality and is a splendid representative of the famous shipwreck treasure. Certified in a gold label holder.(Registry values: N4719) (NGC ID# 2696, PCGS# 8922)

    Weight: 33.44 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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