Guide to Medals from US Expositions

U.S. Centennial Exposition - 1876 - Philadelphia, PA Medals

 
   

Award Medals

1876 Centennial Exposition Award MedalExpositon Medal
1876 PHILADELPHIA INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION BRONZE AWARD MEDAL
AWARDED BY UNITED STATES CENTENNIAL COMMISSION IN 1876.
Text on obverse, under left foot.
Designed by: H Mitchell SC

Copper, 76 mm, 285.0 gm, rim 9.9 mm thick.
 
Large Award Medal - 1876 Centennial Expo
1876 Large Award Medal. Inscribed to recipients on reverse. 4-inch award medal, which was never issued.
 
Small Award Medal - 1876 Exposition
1876 Small Award Medal
 

Official Medals of the US Centennial Exposition

Official Medals - Authorized by Congress and struck in the Mint Exhibit at the Exposition
Silver 10,133 struck, Bronze 13,000 struck, Gilt 10,500 stuck.

Silver 1876 HK0201876 silver medal

Silver Official
US Centennial Expo Medal

1876 OFFICIAL CONGRESS CENTENNIAL SILVER MEDAL SO CALLED DOLLAR RARE
HK-20 in Silver. 38mm.24.7 grams.

 
1876 Centennial Medal Gilt


U.S. Centennial Expo 1876 H&K 22 Gilt

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1876 Expos Medal

1876 Official Bronze Medal

1776 CENTINNIAL EXPOSITION MEDALS HK 21 SO-CALLED DOLLAR 1876 U.S. CENTENNIAL EXPOSITION
the official medal from the 1876 Centennial Exposition, graded Choice About Uncirculated. Nice Bronze reflective surfaces. Authorized by Congress and struck in the Mint Exhibit at the Exposition.
Item #5801051506
 

More Expo Medals of the US Centennial Exposition

 
DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE DOLLAR HK-74 - White Metal. 43mm.

Obverse: Copy of John Trumbull’s painting of 1776 Congress; Committee of Five making its report on Declaration (heads facing); above The Declaration; below of Independence, 1776
Reverse: In / Commemoration / of the / Centennial / of / Colonial / Independence / 1876; at top, around United States of America; bottom edge around, microscopic Pat. Nov. 3, 1874 H&L
 
   
1876 Danish Medal  
1876 Danish Medal Centennial Exhibition. Baker-426B. Rarity-4. Danish Medal. White metal. 780.9 grains; 52.6 mm. Proof-63. Bright and reflective Proof fields, the devices being lightly frosted. A beautiful example of this popular medal.

The dies were prepared by J. Ohlrik, and the medals were made by F. Schmahlfeld. This is one of the larger, more elegant medals of the 1876 Centennial Exhibition.

 
   

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