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    '1855 Kellogg Fifty Dollar' 2001 Relic Medal
    Made from S.S.C.A. Gold Ingots

    1855 $50 SSCA Relic Gold Medal "1855 Kellogg & Co. Fifty" Gem Proof PCGS. The reverse is counterstamped "STRUCK AUGUST / 31 / 2001 - C.H.S." The proof mintage for that date is 483 pieces. This 1309 grain, 887 Fine relic medal contains gold derived from unsold melted-down ingots recovered from the wreck of the S.S. Central America. No box or other marketing material accompanies the lot. A pristine example with a full strike and unimprovable cameo contrast. (NGC ID# 32DS, PCGS# 10358)

    Learn more at the Newman Numismatic Portal at Washington University in St. Louis.

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    January, 2015
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