For Sale: HK-11C 1861 Bombardment of Fort Sumter SCD

Sold · NGC MS 63 BN

Reference HK-11C
Date 1861
Grade NGC MS 63 BN
Price Sold
Item # 3211
Metal Copper
Designed By George Hampden Lovett
Engraved By George Hampden Lovett

You’ll state out loud “wow” as you gaze upon this fascinating design. Bolts of lightning flash from the surfaces and the sound of thunder rings in your ears when you examine this Fort Sumter medal. Commemorates the initial engagement of the Civil War. Obverse features a battle scene with cannonballs flying, reverse legend about 75 heroic men defending the fort from an invasion of 8,000. Struck in copper.