1855 50 Dollar Kellogg Restrike GEM Proof

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  • 2.5 Troy Ounces of .887 Fine Gold recovered from SS Central America shipwreck.
  • Struck in San  Francisco utilizing vintage original San Francisco Mint press.
  • One of the greatest shipwrecks of all time that has a fascinating story to go with it.
  • About the original coin, prominent Fort Worth coin dealer B. Max Mehl referred to the Kellogg & Co. fifty dollar gold piece as "the most beautiful of all Pioneer gold coins and one of the rarest."
  •  An original 1855 $50 Kellogg & Co. Fifty Dollar PR64 Cameo PCGS sold in 2014 for $763,500.

Only 14 examples of the Kellogg $50 are known to present-day collectors.

Year of Issue 1855
Country United States
Composition Gold
Purity 0.8800
Condition Gem Proof
Grade GEM
Denomination 50.00
Currency Type Dollar
Weight 2 Ounces - oz
Dimensions 41mm
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