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    Columbian World's Fair Presentation Medals Two-Piece Lot. Bronze, 76 mm and 38 mm. Medals from the Columbian World's Fair, 1892-1893. Both have a common obverse and reverse. The only differences are the name in the center of the reverse and their sizes. The first is to Wapping Creamery Co., the second to Cemmerich & Co. The obverse die is the work of Augustus Saint-Gaudens; reverse is the work of Charles Barber. The smaller medal has the same name as the plate piece as listed in the so-called dollar catalog number HK-223, but this piece has more wear than the plate piece.

    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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