For Sale: HK-426A 1915 Panama-California Exposition Official SCD – Silver-Plated

$115.00 · NGC AU details Jeff Shevlin Collection

Reference HK-426A
SH 19-1 SP
Date 1915
Grade AU details
Price $115.00
Item # 3868
Metal Silver-Plated

This is cataloged as SH 19-1 SP, also as HK-426A, Silver-Plated. Official Medal from the 1915 Panama-California Exposition held in San Diego, California. Engraved by Charles E. Barber, the obverse features a full figured cartoon characterization of Uncle Sam in striped pants, coat tails, stars on vest and top hat. In the background behind Uncle Sam is North and Central America, the handle of the shovel lies where the Panama Canal was dug. The reverse features the ship S.S. Ancon passing through the Panama canal dated August 15, 1914.