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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. Struck on September 12, 2001, with a proof mintage for that date of 587 pieces. Contains 1309 grains of 887 Fine gold, obtained from melted-down Kellogg & Humbert ingots recovered circa-1988 from the S.S. Central America shipwreck. Precisely struck and unmarked with outstanding cameo contrast. One pinpoint spot noted near the inner point of star 13.
    From The Collection of Philip M. Peterson. (NGC ID# 32DS, PCGS# 10358)


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