Auction Ended: Tuesday - October 22nd, 2019 at 10:00 PM EDT Catalog Lot 215
Auction Local Time: Feb 28, 2020 00:59:25 EST
1939-1940 New York World's Fair Bronze medal in the original cardboard Holder. The obverse of the medal shows the Trylon and Perisphere in center and rays of light coming from behind it with "In 1939 New York World's Fair" at the top. On the reverse side is printed around the top edge "Souvenir of the 150th Anniversary" with "George Washington's Inauguration" at the bottom. In the center is a picture of the inauguration. The Holder is printed in blue, orange and white with "Officially Approved by New York World's Fair 1939 inc." at top and "Solid Bronze Coins", "Etched Prod Corp L.I. City, N.Y." Size: Holder is 1 9/16" wide by 2 3/8" high. Medal is 1 1/4" diameter. Condition: Excellent overall. There is a little tape residue on the back of the holder.