Finest Known

1856 California Fractional Gold .25 Cent BG#111 PCGS MS68 PL FINEST KNOWN


1856 25c BG111 PCGS MS68PL (Finest Known)

  • Design Engraved by Antoine Louis Nouizillet, San Francisco Jeweler
  • Obverse; Small Liberty Head, 12 stars
  • Reverse; Wreath, 12 berries on each branch
  • Rarity 3

This superb condition 1856 gold quarter-dollar (BG-111), graded PCGS MS68PL, is one of the 112 California fractional gold coins discovered in the latest recovery of SS Central America sunken treasure.