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    Gilt 1893 Columbian Exposition Medal
    Eglit-101, MS63

    1893 World's Columbian Exposition, 1892 High Relief Liberty Head, MS63 NGC. Eglit-101. Gilt, 90 mm. The reverse features a dramatic depiction of the 1492 Columbus discovery of America. The same design was also issued in 50 mm (Eglit-51), 36 mm (Eglit-51A), 28 mm (Eglit-unlisted), and 23 mm (Eglit-113). Eglit-101 is known in silver, bronze, copper, and aluminum, and is also found gilt or silver-plated. An unabraded and attractive olive-gold example.

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

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    June, 2019
    6th-9th Thursday-Sunday
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