Centennial American Colonies / Star

1876 · SH 2-21 CU · HK-72C

Year 1876
Metal Copper
Weight
Diameter 37.7 mm
Designed By
Engraved By George B. Soley
Minted By
Rarity R-9
Orientation
Reference SH 2-21 CU
HK-72C

Soley’s star reverse was struck in five different metals and is found paired with five different obverse dies that were engraved by Soley. Soley’s star reverse’s were all struck with a reeded edge. All of Soley’s and Key’s other medals were struck with a smooth collar.

Category

1876 U.S. Centennial Exposition