SOLD: HK-11A 1861 Bombardment of Fort Sumter SCD Type II

NGC MS 63 Jeff Shevlin Collection

Reference HK-11A
Date 1861
Grade MS 63
Price $3,250.00
Item # 3726
Metal Brass

Near TOP POP, only 4 certified and the finest is 64. Bolts of lightning flash from the surfaces and the sound of thunder rings in your ears when you examine this Fort Sumter medal. Commemorates the initial engagement of the Civil War. Obverse features a battle scene with cannonballs flying, reverse legend about 75 heroic men defending the fort from an invasion of 8,000. Struck in brass.