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    Sale 2073

    Ocean Liner

    25 June 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 62

    Three currency notes recovered from the wreck of the S.S. Andrea Doria

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    Three currency notes recovered from the wreck of the S.S. Andrea Doria
    including an Italian 1000 lire note dated Agosto 1947; a United States one (1) dollar silver certificate, series 1935 C; and an American Express U.S.$10 travelers check. In a common frame along with a black and white photograph of the Andrea Doria, and each showing serial numbers and the ravages of being under water for an extended period of time. Along with two certificates of authenticity attached to the back.
    25½ x 14½ in. (64.8 x 36.8 cm.) framed. (3)


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    Recovered from the Andrea Doria by Peter Gimble.