SOLD: HK-74 1876 Centennial Declaration of Independence three seated one standing / Commemoration SCD

NGC 62

Reference HK-74 (view)
Date 1876
Grade 62
Price $175.00
Item # 1105
Metal White Metal
Engraved By George Hampden Lovett

The obverse, likely engraved by George H. Lovett, features a copy of John
Trumbull’s painting of the 1776 Congress Committee of Five making
its report on the Declaration of Independence. This variety has three
people seated and one person standing to the right of the Committee
of Five, the die is not signed. The reverse commemoration legend has a
microscopic “Pat. Nov. 3 1874 H&L” below.