For Sale: HK-757 1857 Dr. Elisha Kent Kane Artic Expedition SCD

$365.00 · XF

Reference HK-757
Date 1857
Grade XF
Price $365.00
Item # 3029
Metal White Metal
Designed By William H. Key
Engraved By William H. Key

Dr. Elisha Kent Kane was a member of the first and commander of the second Grinnell Artic Expeditions that were attempting to rescue a prior vessel that attempted to sail through the Northwest Passage but never returned. Engraved by William H. Key who was the assistant engraver to William Barber from 1864-1885. Key’s signature is below the bust of Kane. Graded XF cleaned.