01-13-2001 01-13-2001
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
2044
January 13, 2001 10:00 AMCalender
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SILVER MEDAL

$88$75
Auction: Sale #2044 - 2044 Location: Bolton Date / Time: January 13, 2001 10:00AM

Description:

Sterling Silver Medal Commemorating the Hudson River, late 19th century, presented by the American Numismatic Society and the Hudson-Fulton Celebration Committee, with scene of Henry Hudson verso, with allegorical figures commemorating the first use of steam navigation on the Hudson in 1807 and Robert Fulton recto, cast by E. Fuchs, with maker's mark for Whitehead-Hoag, dia. 2 1/2 in., approx. 4 troy oz.
Estimate $150-250

Keywords

Hudson River, American Numismatic Society, Hudson-Fulton Celebration Committee, Henry Hudson, Robert Fulton, Sterling Silver Medal Commemorating