For Sale: HK-338 1909 Pike’s Peak Southwest Expedition SCD

Sold · GEM BU+

Reference HK-338
Date 1906
Grade GEM BU+
Price Sold
Item # 2218
Metal Bronze
Designed By Charles Barber
Engraved By Charles Barber

On the obverse is a bust of Lt. Zebulon Montgomery Pike. The mountain Pike’s Peak is on the reverse. Struck in Bronze in 1909, a hoard was discovered in 1959 and the medals were re-issued for the 150th anniversary celebration. It is believed all were made with loops, most have been professionally removed, particularly for the 1959 re-sale. Includes original 1956 Pikes Peak medal re-issued flyer. Engraved by Charles Barber and struck at the U.S. Philadelphia Mint.