Washington Valley Forge Centennial

1878 · HK-136

Year 1878
Metal
Weight
Diameter 41 mm
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Reference HK-136

Engraved by William Barber, the medal commemorates the departure of the Continental Army from Valley Forge on June 19, 1778. A large naked bust of George Washington adorns the obverse. Struck originally in 1880 at the Philadelphia Mint it became one of the medals in the U.S. Mint Medal Series.

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1870