Be careful buying shipwreck gold or other precious metals
Gold bars sunk in 1740's and brought up in 1970's seized from U.S. auction and given to France.
Numismatist. 50 year member ANA. Winner of four ANA Heath Literary Awards; three Wayte and Olga Raymond Literary Awards; Numismatist of the Year Award 2009, and Lifetime Achievement Award 2020. Winner numerous NLG Literary Awards.