For Sale: HK-299 1904 Louisiana Purchase Exposition Official SCD – Silver

Sold · NGC MS 63

Reference HK-299
Date 1904
Grade NGC MS 63
Price Sold
Item # 3063
Metal Silver
Designed By George Morgan
Engraved By George Morgan

Nice original surfaces, Jefferson’s cheek is a little smoother than typically found. Struck in silver the Official Medal from the 1904 Louisiana Purchase Exposition held in St. Louis, Missouri. The obverse features the busts of Jefferson and Napoleon. The reverse features a relief map of the U.S. with a star marking the location of St. Louis. This medal was struck at the U.S. Mint exhibit at the exposition and sold as a souvenir in 1904.