SOLD: HK-15 1870 Pilgrim Jubilee Memorial SCD

NGC MS 64

Reference HK-15 (view)
Date 1870
Grade MS 64
Price $385.00
Item # 1010
Metal Gold-Plated

Near TOP POP, only four graded finer. This was struck in 1870 to commemorate the 250th anniversary of the Pilgrim’s voyage on the Mayflower and their landing at Plymouth Rock. A scene of Pilgrims saying a prayer for gratefulness is on the obverse; the Holy Bible is open on the reverse. Gold-Plated.

Struck in 1870 to commemorate the 250th anniversary of the pilgrims voyage on the Mayflower and their landing at Plymouth Rock. Detailed scene on the obverse features the Pilgrims kneeling and praying, grateful to have made it to America. The Holy Bible is open on the reverse centered in a large wreath with a large bird flying above. Although cataloged as brass this is actually gold-plated as all were made.