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SS Central America Gold Rush 1857/0 49er Horseman $10 PCGS DCProof

$2,150.00

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Description

This solid gold proof coin is a restrike of the famous Forty-Niner Horseman.
This was minted by the California Historical Society from 7 gold ingots
recovered from the Ship of Gold, S.S. Central America, which sank 9/12/1857.
This proof gold coin is one of only 4006 issued by the California Historical Society and is numbered 4220.244.
Minted by the Royal Canadian Mint in 2002 & PCGS Certified.
It comes with the original presentation box & certificate of authenticity as shown. 
 Dealers sell the box alone for $100-$200. 
 SS Central America gold items are very hard to come by.
 Here’s a chance to own a real part of shipwreck history as the gold it was minted
 from is the only gold that can be guaranteed from the gold mining fields in California.