14 December 2000
$2½, 1854 AU-55 (PCGS). Lustrous pale yellow gold. This is a most attractive example.
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This is the only example of this issue certified by PCGS as part of the S.S. Central America treasure.
The Wyeth name references a a dynasty of skilled painters who have collectively set the standard for American realism
The remarkable story of Luca Pacioli’s 600-page tome, published in 1494, described as ‘the most influential work in the history of capitalism’