USA-rare 1896 Spaulding & Co. Goldsmith & Silversmith silver “Cartwheel” So-Called Bryan Dollar; toned AU

$329.99

Original American 1896 Bryan silver So-Called Dollar; toned AU in great overall condition with original light-gray patina. FREE SHIPPING WITHIN THE U.S. FOR THIS ITEM

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American 1896 Bryan silver So-Called Dollar; toned AU with original light-gray patina; great overall condition.

Very rare anti-Bryan satirical “cartwheel” piece struck in silver by Spaulding & Co. in 1896. The “dollar” shows just how large a “new” dollar would be at 16 to 1 silver to gold ratio. It was struck after William Jennings Bryan’s unsuccessful campaign for the Presidency in 1896. Bryan was advocating switching to a new silver standard; that idea was not very popular at the time, to say the least.

Large medal – 52.8 mm in diameter.  This example is rather well-preserved with attractive gray patina, Almost Uncirculated condition. The medal looks much better “in person”, lately this type is very hard to find in any condition. Not cleaned; these are the actual photos. Not a reproduction or a copy – this American 1896 Bryan silver So-Called Dollar is guaranteed to be genuine or your money back. Not cleaned or tampered with; these are the actual photos.

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FREE SHIPPING WITHIN THE U.S. FOR THIS ITEM

Due to US customs restrictions related to the shipment of silver bars overseas, we will not ship this item internationally, sorry.

Additional information

Weight 1.1 lbs

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