SOLD: HK-155 1893 Columbian Exposition Brass Variety Small Letters Official SCD

NGC MS 65 Jeff Shevlin Collection

Reference HK-155
SH 6-2
Date 1893
Grade MS 65
Price $195.00
Item # 3852
Metal Oreide

Check out the photos, this is NOT the common Gold-Plated variety. This is the scarce early Oreide striking, possibly the finest know Oreide example. Near TOP POP. Over 200 have been certified and only five have been graded finer. Official Medal from the 1893 Columbian Exposition held in Chicago, Illinois. Type II small letter obverse variety features the U.S. Government Building. Struck in Oreide! This is the “Lower Flag” variety.