The S.S. Central America – a ship loaded with more than two tons of gold dust, nuggets, coins and ingots from the California Gold Rush and over 500 passengers encounters a Category 2 hurricane en route to New York from Panama and sinks to a watery grave. Fewer than half of the passengers, many of whom were prospectors headed back east after having made their fortunes, survived. Now, spectacular 1857-S $20 Liberty Double Eagle gold pieces – coins that spent nearly a century and a half 8,500 feet down at the bottom of the ocean, are available for your collection.
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