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    1833-1933 Century of Progress Medal and Austrian Medal. Bronze, 70 mm, 137.6 gm. Designed and engraved by Emil Robert Zettler for the 1933-34 Century of Progress International Exposition to celebrate the centennial of Chicago. The design of this impressive Art Deco medal is also featured on the smaller so-called dollar version (HK-463). Prooflike, with lovely color and some light signs of handling, nonetheless quite attractive. This lot also includes a 1914-15 Austrian medal, yellow bronze, 60 mm, 91.0 gm, depicting Archduke Carl Franz Joseph and the Austrian Sailing Association, AU.

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

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    Auction Dates
    September, 2008
    17th-18th Wednesday-Thursday
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