Struck during the exhilarating years of the California Gold Rush, this coin is a tangible connection to a period of exploration, ambition, and dreams of prosperity. The Wass Molitor mint played a crucial role in the coinage of this era, making this piece a historical artifact.
The obverse features a classic representation of Liberty, her profile adorned with a coronet inscribed with "W.M. & Co." The reverse showcases a majestic eagle, wings spread wide, embodying the soaring aspirations of those who flocked to the West in search of fortune.
The $20 Wass Molitor coins are scarce, with the 1855 issue being particularly sought after by collectors. Secure your piece of the Gold Rush legacy with this AU53 graded specimen, a testament to the resilience and ambition of the pioneers of the American West.