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Wreck of the Somers

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Type Medal
Title Wreck of the Somers
Country United States
Side reverse
Composition silver
Diameter 58 mm
Weight 67.8 gm
Description Alan V. Weinberg comments: I've seen several others of this US Mint -struck Mexican War medal in silver, usually marred or cleaned bright. This a a gem toned silver Proof. Several yrs ago, I was tentatively offered a gold, engraved/awarded specimen that was supposedly in Europe. I had to make an offer. Nothing further was heard.

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