SOLD: HK-306 1904 Louisiana Purchase Octagonal Souvenir Coin SCD


Reference HK-306
SH 13-8 GP
Date 1904
Grade MS 65 DPL
Price $425.00
Item # 3429
Metal Gold-Plated

Near TOP POP, only three finer in 66. #27143 in the exergue on the reverse. On eBay one graded lower in NGC 65 PL sold in May 2023 for $100 more for $525. The official octagonal “Souvenir Coin of Admission” from the 1904 Louisiana Purchase Exposition held in St. Louis, Missouri. Crowned bust of Louis IX on the obverse, similar to the design on the Isabella Quarter. Both the obverse and the reverse state this is a “Souvenir Coin”. Relief map of the U.S. with eagle above on the reverse.