SOLD: HK-481 1939 Golden Gate International Exposition Official SCD – Slashes Variety

NGC MS 65 Jeff Shevlin Collection

Reference HK-481
SH 23-1.2 GP
Date 1939
Grade MS 65
Price $59.00
Item # 3516
Metal Gold-Plated

SH 23-1 The official medal for the GGIE is found with numerous die varieties. This is the “Slashes” variety. The obverse features an aerial view of treasure island with a Clipper Sea plane to the left and the Golden Gate in the distance above. On the reverse is the Tower of Sun with small portals on Treasure Island. Although a few silver varieties have been certified, the authors believe they are actually silver-plated.