SOLD: HK-11C 1861 Bombardment of Fort Sumter SCD


Reference HK-11C
Date 1861
Grade MS 63 BN
Price $2,650.00
Item # 3211
Metal Copper

You’ll state out loud “wow” as you gaze upon this fascinating design. Bolts of lightning flash from the surfaces and the sound of thunder rings in your ears when you examine this Fort Sumter medal. Commemorates the initial engagement of the Civil War. Obverse features a battle scene with cannonballs flying, reverse legend about 75 heroic men defending the fort from an invasion of 8,000. Struck in copper.