For Sale: HK-25 1876 Centennial Liberty Bell / Independence Hall SCD

Sold · NGC MS 66 BN

Reference HK-25
SH 2-3 CU
Date 1876
Grade NGC MS 66 BN
Price Sold
Item # 1059
Metal Copper

TOT POP and the only one graded in 66. The Centennial Exposition held in Philadelphia had the Liberty Bell on display. The dates on this die variety have a pointed 6 and is found paired with several other centennial dies. Engraved by William H. Key, assistant engraver to William
Barber, 1864-1885, his signature is below Independence Hall. Both Frossard and Holland report these as being struck in copper, not bronze.