For Sale: HK-121 1878 Wyoming Battle and Massacre Centennial SCD – White Metal

$395.00 · NGC MS 61

Reference HK-121
Date 1878
Grade MS 61
Price $395.00
Item # 3422
Metal White Metal

Engraved by George Morgan in 1878, the same year that he engraved the Morgan dollar. Not listed in Julian’s book of U.S. Mint medals, which causes this medal to be somewhat of an unknown sleeper. Obverse scene depicts a massacre by Indians with tomahawks attacking settlers. Reverse features a monument. Struck in white metal.