Centennial Washington and Grant

1876 · SH 2-81 WM · HK-118

Year 1876
Metal White Metal
Weight 27.17 g
Diameter 41.9 mm
Designed By
Engraved By
Minted By
Rarity R-5
Reference SH 2-81 WM

Standing figures of Washington, who was 6’3’’ tall, and Grant, each with their hand on a large shield between them with an enormous eagle above the shield. Micro signature below the shield “F X Koehler.” Francis Xavier Koehler of Baltimore, MD cut the dies. Approximately half of the white metal pieces are found wholed.


1876 U.S. Centennial Exposition