1925 50C Vancouver MS (PCGS# 9399)
The August 2011 Chicago ANA World's Fair of Money Auction
Lot Number: 8584
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Satiny and attractive. Pale champagne iridescence at the center deepens to blue and rose at the rims. Issued to commemorate the centennial of Fort Vancouver in Washington. The obverse features a profile portrait of Dr. John McLoughlin, popularly referred to as the "Father of Oregon." The reverse depicts a pioneer carrying a rifle or musket with Fort Vancouver off in the distance and Mount Hood far in the background.