For Sale: HK-770 1905 Frances E. Willard SCD

Sold · NGC AU 58 BN Jeff Shevlin Collection

Reference HK-770
Date 1905
Grade NGC AU 58 BN
Jeff Shevlin Collection
Price Sold
Item # 1145
Metal Bronze

Near TOP POP, only four certified and only one finer. Obverse features the Statue of Frances E. Willard. Willard Statue was Illinois contribution to Statuary Hall in Washington DC in 1893. Reverse legend “PLACED IN STATUARY HALL WASHINGTON D.C. FEB. XVII M.C.M.V. Microscopic “CHILDS CHICAGO”. Frances E. Willard was the leader of the temperance movement, president of the W.C.T.U. in 1879 and helped organize the Prohibition Party. Struck in Bronze.