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    1492-1892 Columbian World Fair Box Coin. Eglit-92, Rulau-B103. Sterling silver box coin from the 1892 Columbian World's Fair. Bearded bust of Columbus facing left with the Spanish shield on the left and the U.S. shield to the right. On the reverse is a rendition of the Administration Building and around: World's Columbian Exposition Chicago. There is a spring mechanism inside to open, like a locket. Included inside is a picture of a young lady. The piece exhibits plenty of use, with dents and scratches. (NGC ID# CGJF, PCGS# 661060)

    Learn more at the Newman Numismatic Portal at Washington University in St. Louis.

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    September, 2007
    27th-28th Thursday-Friday
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