SOLD: HK-89B 1876 Centennial Main Building / Horticultural Hall SCD


Reference HK-89B
SH 2-42 WM
Date 1876
Grade AU
Price $175.00
Item # 3649
Metal White Metal
Engraved By William H. Key

The Edifice of the Horticultural Hall is on the reverse. It is one of the many Centennial So-Called Dollars engraved by William F. Key, who was an assistant engraver at the U.S. Mint from 1864-1885. Key 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 signature on reverse “PAT NOV 3 1874 H&L”. Technically an uncirculated piece with some pestering, net grade AU.