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Treasure Worth $100M From ‘Ship of Gold’ Finally Unveiled

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  • The historic treasures of the U.S.S. Central America were displayed for the first time to the public
  • A pair of canvas sailcloth pants that may have been made by Levi Strauss were discovered in the wreckage
  • Strauss had a gold shipment on the boat when it went down, with one brick worth $1 million.
  • Vintage bottles, keys, clothing, and firearm accoutrements could be seen during the exhibit 

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