SOLD: HK-545 1959 Colorado “Rush to the Rockies” Denver Centennial SCD

NGC MS 67 Jeff Shevlin Collection

Reference HK-545
Date 1959
Grade MS 67
Price $195.00
Item # 3575
Metal Nickel Silver

Near TOP POP, almost 200 graded and only one finer in 68. Struck in 1959 for the “Rush to the Rockies” Colorado Centennial. This is the Denver, Colorado variety. Struck in Nickel-Silver the obverse depicts a modern 1959 version of the City of Denver, the reverse has a 1859 mining camp scene as Denver appeared 100 years earlier.