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    1844-O $10 XF40 PCGS. Ex: S.S. Central America. SSCA 6876. One of just two 1844-O eagles found in the wreckage of the S.S. Central America; by the date, mintmark, denomination, and wear, it is virtually certain that this coin was carried by a passenger or crewman and was not part of the cargo. Moderately abraded yellow-gold surfaces are faintly luminous and show a blush of orange at the lower left reverse. An appealing, affordable piece of the Central America's golden treasure. Comes with presentation box and certificate of authenticity.(Registry values: N991) (NGC ID# 554G, PCGS# 8591)

    Weight: 16.72 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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