Lot #12. 1881 President James A. Garfield Indian Peace Medal. Julian IP-44. Bronze. Unc, and nearly Choice.
The June 2008 Baltimore Auction - 6/5/2008
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60 x 76 millimeters. A beautiful piece, both sides exhibit rich reddish-copper patination over smooth surfaces. Prooflike fields are noted, as are a few scattered obverse carbon flecks that prevent a full Choice rating. The obverse was designed by Chief Engraver Charles E. Barber, while the reverse is the work of Assistant Engraver George T. Morgan.