For Sale: HK-542 1959 Colorado “Rush to the Rockies” Centennial Official Silver SCD

Sold · NGC MS 65 Jeff Shevlin Collection

Reference HK-542
Date 1959
Grade NGC MS 65
Jeff Shevlin Collection
Price Sold
Item # 3208
Metal Silver
Designed By Arthur Roy Mitchell
Engraved By Frank Gasparro

Basically bright lustrous fields with just hints of color along the perimeter. Struck in 1959 for the “Rush to the Rockies” Colorado Centennial. Official medal authorized by Congress and struck at the Philadelphia Mint. Obverse is the Official Centennial Emblem with a covered wagon scene. Reverse features the Seal of the United States Air Force Academy. Struck in SILVER.