World's Fair Auction

Auction # 34 Closing Tuesday - June 25th, 2019 at 10:00 PM EDT
Catalog Lot 46

Auction Local Time: July 22, 2019 05:31:08 EDT

Lot 161 has more information added to description. Lot 6 has an additional photo of the back.

1893 World's Columbian Exposition
Aluminum Medal, Eglit # 519. Obverse: Raised image of the "California Building" in the center with "World's Columbian Exposition" written below. Reverse: In the center is a picture of Sack with "Higgins Eureka Fine Sale Pure Linen Sacks Manuf'd Expressly for Dairy and Table Use, Cheshire, England" written on it (I can not make out the writing on the sack, I copied it from Eglit's book) with "Compliments of Dodge, Sweeney & Co. Agents San Francisco" written around the edge. Size: 1 1/2" diameter. Condition: Very Good, the center has lots of wear.

Winning Bid: $ 136

Estimate: $ 10 - $ 20

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