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    '1855' Kellogg & Co. Fifty Dollar, Gem Proof
    2001 Restrike From S.S. Central America Ingots
    August 26 Counterstamp

    (2001) $50 S.S. Central America Relic Gold Medal "1855 Kellogg & Co. Fifty" Gem Proof PCGS. Struck on August 26, 2001, one of 200 proofs bearing that date. Contains 1309 grains of 887 Fine gold. Struck from alloy obtained from melted down Kellogg & Humbert ingots recovered circa-1988 from the S.S. Central America shipwreck. Sun-gold overall with a few scattered freckles of orange color. As made aside from a solitary slight reed impression below the O in FRANCISCO. (NGC ID# 32DS, PCGS# 10358)

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    August, 2019
    14th-18th Wednesday-Sunday
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