Lot #5. 1892-1893 World's Columbian Exposition Award Medal by Saint-Gaudens and Barber. Baxter-87. Bronze. Brown Unc.
The September 2009 Philadelphia Rarities Sale - 9/22/2009
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76.23 millimeters. 206.46 grams. Awarded to General Fire Extinguisher Co. Obv: full-length figure of Columbus standing left. Rev: plague bounded by torches, a globe and two angles and a ship. Even copper-brown patina to surfaces that are free of worrisome blemishes.
The original felt-lined case is included, grading VF. (Total: 2 items).