SOLD: HK-12 U.S. Grant Pacific Railway Completion Modern Restrike SCD

NGC MS 67 Jeff Shevlin Collection

Reference HK-12
Date 1869
Grade MS 67
Price $250.00
Item # 3637
Metal Yellow Bronze

Medal commemorates the completion of the first transcontinental railroad. Authorized by Congress and designed and engraved by William Barber. Obverse features the bust of U.S. Grant and states “the oceans united by Railway”. The reverse depicts a mountain scene with a train. Struck in Bronze. This is a 20-Century Restrike in Yellow Bronze.