SOLD: HK-338 1909 Pike’s Peak Southwest Expedition SCD – Bronze


Reference HK-338
Date 1909
Grade BU
Price $59.00
Item # 3146
Metal Bronze

On the obverse is a bust of Lt. Zebulon Montgomery Pike. The mountain Pike’s Peak is on the reverse. Struck in Bronze in 1909, a hoard was discovered in 1959 and the medals were re-issued for the 150th anniversary celebration. It is believed all were made with loops, most have been professionally removed, particularly for the 1959 re-sale. Includes original Pikes Peak Red, White and Blue ribbon. Engraved by Charles Barber and struck at the U.S. Philadelphia Mint.