Sale 07CS02 | Lot 1250

Harris, Marchand & Co., 32.45 Ounce Gold Ingot

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Harris, Marchand and Co., 32.45 Ounce Gold Ingot

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Lot 1250
Harris, Marchand & Co., 32.45 Ounce Gold Ingot
Harris, Marchand & Co., Sacramento and Maryville, Serial No. 6502, 32.45 ounce, .907 Fine, Value (1857) $608.41. CAGB-123. Showing semicircular Harris, Marchand & Co. stamp above the circular all-seeing eye logo of Marchand Essayeur. Assay chips were taken at top left. Bright and lustrous yellow-gold appeal, with some minor but attractive rust marks on reverse. The firm was established in October 1855 by the two European immigrant proprietors, their success and recognition was well chronicled on the West Coast yet no ingots were know prior to the recovery of the S.S. Central America treasure.

Estate of a Prominent New York Collector

Estimate: $30,000 - $40,000
Sold for $90,000 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $30,000 - $40,000
Sold for $90,000 (includes buyer's premium)

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