SOLD: HK-304 1904 Louisiana Purchase Exposition Official SCD

NGC MS 62 Jeff Shevlin Collection

Reference HK-304
SH 13-1 GP
Date 1904
Grade MS 62
Price $115.00
Item # 3356
Metal Gold-Plated

Gold-Plated. Official Medal from the 1904 Louisiana Purchase Exposition held in St. Louis, Missouri. The design depicts and commemorates the 100th anniversary of the Louisiana Purchase by Thomas Jefferson from Napoleon Bonaparte; 1,000,000 square miles for $15,000,000. Designed by George T. Morgan and struck in the U.S. Mint Exhibit at the Exposition. Microscopic M on Jefferson’s bust truncation for Morgan. Gilt varieties are the same as gold-plated.