For Sale: HK-244B 1893 Washington D.C. United States Capitol Centennial SCD

Sold · AU

Reference HK-244B
Date 1893
Grade AU
Price Sold
Item # 2021
Metal White Metal

Struck to celebrate the centennial of the laying of the corner stone for the U.S. Capitol. The reverse features the bust of George Washington. Pierced, and suspended by a hanger from a red, white and blue ribbon, at the top of which is a metal pin back with a simple Union shield design. The medal in pewter gray patina with modestly reflective fields and satiny design elements. This type is unlisted in Rulau-Fuld in white metal.