Lustrous 1856 Double Eagle
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Tied with two others for finest of five examples from the S.S. Central America treasure certified by PCGS. Date logotype nicely impressed, numerals oddly spaced, 18 close, 85 farther apart, 56 farther yet, 1 equidistant, left edge of lower serif over center of dentil. Raised die lines can be seen protruding from the bottom edge of the neck truncation, and at various other places around Miss Liberty's portrait.