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

Original price was: $329.99.Current price is: $299.99.

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

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Weight 1.1 lbs

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