Centennial Washington Ornamental Bust / Commemoration

1876 · SH 2-55 WM

Reference SH 2-55 WM
Date 1876
Metal White Metal
Diameter 42 mm
Designed By
Engraved By George Hampden Lovett
Minted By
Rarity R-9

The obverse, engraved by George Hampden Lovett, features a naked bust of George Washington with an ornamental border of Calvary and Infantry. On the reverse is a commemoration legend with a microscopic signature “Pat. Nov. 3 1874 H&L” below.


1876 U.S. Centennial Exposition