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    1892-93 Columbian World's Fair, Eglit-90 Obverse

    1892-93 Columbian World's Fair, Obverse Trial Strike? of Eglit-90. Copper, 76 mm, 115.3 gm. Uniface striking, with obverse showing full length figure of Columbus landing on the soil of the New World he has discovered. Behind are four figures who have followed him ashore from a boat, part of which appears behind. The reverse has what appears to be a soldered mount in the center.

    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
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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