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    1860 Massachusetts Charitable Mechanic Association Medal in Bronze, XF45 Uncertified. 51mm, plain edge, Julian AM-34. Obverse: seated woman, to left, amid implements of science and industry; F.N. Mitchell SC in exergue. Legend on coat of arms: Be Just and Fear Not. Reverse: Massachusetts Charitable Mechanic Association / Founded 1795 / Incor. / 1806 around ornamental wreath containing small vignettes of an eagle, arm holding a hammer, an Indian with a bow and arrow, and a harbor-city scene (Boston?). The center is engraved: Award To / George Lane For Manufacturer / Bartlett's / Polar Refrigerator / Exhibition of / 1860. A beautiful large-size medal in deep relief, skillfully executed. (NGC ID# CGJF, PCGS# 661060)

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

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    February, 2007
    14th-17th Wednesday-Saturday
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