Centennial Seated Liberty / Scrolls

1876 · SH 2-29 CU

Year 1876
Metal Copper
Weight
Diameter 37.7 mm
Designed By
Engraved By George B. Soley
Minted By
Rarity R-9
Orientation
Reference SH 2-29 CU

Soley’s Seated Liberty design is paired with his scrolls reverse. The scrolls reverse is found paired with almost all of Soley’s dies and only one of Key’s dies. Scott Stamp & Coin Company, in their October 27, 1879 auction, lot #688, sold a copper version and reported that only two of these medals were struck.

Category

1876 U.S. Centennial Exposition