For Sale: HK-497 1948 California Gold Discovery Centennial SCD

Sold · NGC MS 66

Reference HK-497
Date 1948
Grade NGC MS 66
4629292-011
Price Sold
Item # 3221
Metal Gold-Plated
Designed By California Medalist Society
Engraved By Fred Johnson

Near TOP POP, the finest graded is 67. Gold-Plated octagonal California Gold Discovery Centennial Dollar struck by Irvine & Jackens 24K GOLD-PLATED. This is the first in a series of three for 1948, 1949 and 1950, Gold Discovery, Gold Rush and California Statehood. Obverse depicts a miner panning for gold next to a stream with Sutter’s Fort in the background. Reverse features a version of the State Seal of California.