Centennial Declaration of Independence three seated one standing / Commemoration

1876 · SH 2-53 WM · HK-74

Year 1876
Metal White Metal
Weight
Diameter 42 mm
Designed By
Engraved By George Hampden Lovett
Minted By
Rarity R-5
Orientation
Reference SH 2-53 WM
HK-74

The obverse, likely engraved by Lovett, features a copy of John Trumbulls painting of the 1776 Congress Committee of Five making its report on the Declaration of Independence. This variety has three people seated and one person standing to the right of the Committee of Five, the die is not signed. The reverse commemoration legend has a microscopic signature “Pat. Nov. 3 1874 H&L” below.

Category

1876 U.S. Centennial Exposition


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