Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition President Taft

1909 · SH 16-5 GPS · HK-361

Reference SH 16-5 GPS
Date 1909
Metal Gold-Plated Silver
Diameter 38 mm
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Rarity R-8

The visit of President William H. Taft to Seattle on September 30, 1909 is commemorated on this Gold-Plated .900 fine silver medal designed and produced by Joseph Mayer & Brothers Jewelry Company in Seattle. A variation of the AYPE logo surrounded by an ornate wreath is depicted on the obverse. Reverse has commemorative text with an olive branch, a Mayer signature, and the .900 indication along with “SILVER” imprinted on the edge.


1909 Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition