Why purchase this Intaglio Mint Buffalo Bill 1 oz. Silver Wild West Legends Medal?
This handsome Wild West Legends medal honoring Buffalo Bill is a product of the Intaglio Mint, a private American mint located in Denver Colorado. Buffalo Bill Cody is best known for his touring Wild West show, which featured outdoor shooting displays and rodeo events.
- The medal is struck from 1 Troy oz. of .999 fine silver.
- The medal measures 39 mm in diameter with a reeded edge.
- The medal features an exceptional Brilliant Uncirculated finish.
Beautifully Detailed Portrait
Obverse: The obverse portrait is based upon a photograph taken of Buffalo Bill at the approximate age of thirty (circa 1875). The western legend is depicted wearing a traditional cowboy hat, a shirt with an embroidered collar and a buckskin coat. The inscription “BUFFALO BILL” stretches above the portrait.
Reverse: The reverse is comprised of a collection of artifacts associated with the western frontier, centered on a horned bull skull and star-shaped badge: a cowboy’s rope, two six-shooters and a pair of horseshoes, with a sunburst in the background. Inscriptions include “WILD WEST LEGENDS” on a floating foreground banner, “ONE TROY OUNCES .999 FINE SILVER” and the Intaglio Mint mark.
Gorgeous GEM Brilliant Uncirculated Medal
This Buffalo Bill 1 oz. Silver Medal from the Intaglio Mint’s Wild West Legends series is offered by ModernCoinMart in Brilliant Uncirculated (GEM BU) condition. The ungraded medal will feature a superior quality strike and stunningly finished surfaces, with fantastic eye appeal. The medal will be packaged in a protective flip-style sleeve.