For Sale: HK-88 1876 Centennial Horticultural Hall / Free People SCD

$235.00 · AU

Reference HK-88
SH 2-39 WM
Date 1876
Grade AU
Price $235.00
Item # 3648
Metal White Metal
Engraved By William H. Key

Technically uncirculated with pester. The Edifice of the Horticultural Hall is on the obverse. Key’s signature is below the edifice to the left. Reverse legend “1776 Illustrating the Growth and Prosperity of a Free People in a Hundred Years 1876”. Microscopic on reverse “PAT NOV 3 1874 H&L”. One of many Centennial so-called dollars engraved by William F. Key, who was an Assistant Engraver at the U.S. Mint from 1864-1885.