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

Sold · PCGS MS 66

Reference HK-542
Date 1959
Grade PCGS MS 66
Price Sold
Item # 3086
Metal Silver
Designed By Arthur Roy Mitchell
Engraved By Frank Gasparro

Rarely found toned, this medal is very original with mottled russet silver color on both sides. 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.