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(2018) Smithsonian - 1878 Morgan Eagle Pattern Gold Proof Medal Scarce and Unique Coin Division NGC PF70 UC

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Why should you buy this 2018 Smithsonian - 1878 Morgan Eagle Pattern Gold Proof Medal for your collection?

The Morgan Silver Dollar was first introduced by the U.S. Mint in 1878 and was the first standard silver coin released under the Coinage Act of 1873. In 2018 the Smithsonian has released a new medal, themed after the iconic coin. Differing the medal from the original Morgan Silver Dollar is a metal content of 1/2 Troy oz. of .999 pure gold and a commemorative mintage of only 1.878 released worldwide.

Featuring the work of George T. Morgan!

This commemorative medal features a portrait of Lady Liberty. The design was created by George T. Morgan in 1878 for the Morgan Silver Dollar.

Depicted on the reverse is a heroic eagle clutching an olive branch and arrows. This design was also first seen in 1878 on the Morgan Silver Dollar.

Visually stunning and in perfect condition!

This medal was graded by the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) and achieved the perfect grade of Proof 70 (PF70) Ultra Cameo (UC). This means that the medal is well-struck, visually appealing and without any imperfection even at 5x Magnification, making it an impressive addition to any collection.

Purchase 2018 Smithsonian - 1878 Morgan Eagle Pattern Gold Proof Medal today!


Year of Issue:(2018)
Mint:Commonwealth Mint
Grading Service:NGC
Grade:PF70
Designation:UC
Variety:Scarce and Unique Coin Division
Finish:Proof
Composition:Gold
Purity:0.999
Weight in Grams:15.5517 g
Weight in Ounces:0.5 oz
Diameter:27 mm
Mintage:1,878
Obverse Design:Morgan 1878 Gold Eagle Design
Reverse Design:Eagle