Lot #6. 1893 World's Columbian Exposition Souvenir Medal. Christopher Columbus. IL E-55. Bronze. MS-64 BN (NGC).
The September 2009 Philadelphia Rarities Sale - 9/22/2009
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50 millimeters. A boldly struck and sharp-looking example with handsome medium-copper color to both sides. Probable Gem quality were it not for a small swirl of light verdigris on the reverse above the date 1492.