Pilgrim Jubilee Memorial

HK-15 · 1870

Year 1870
Metal Brass
Weight
Diameter 37 mm
Minted By
Rarity
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Reference HK-15

Struck in 1870 to commemorate the 250th anniversary of the pilgrims voyage on the Mayflower and their landing at Plymouth Rock. Detailed scene on the obverse features the Pilgrims kneeling and praying, grateful to have made it to America. The Holy Bible is open on the reverse centered in a large wreath with a large bird flying above. Although cataloged as brass this is actually gold-plated as all were made.

Category

1870