March 07, 2019 12:00 PM EST Cincinnati
Ends March 18, 2019


Golden Gate International Exposition Souvenir Coins, Medals, Tokens and More, Lot of 26

Lot of 25 souvenir coins, medals, tokens and other commemorative materials ranging in diameter from 0.75 in. to 2.75 in. Highlights include "Golden Gate International Exposition" medal identified by modern label as an "opening day" medal, attached to faded blue and yellow ribbon with B. Pasquale Co., San Francisco label sewn near medallion; several "Golden Gate International Exposition" coins with an illustration of San Francisco Bay and the date "1939" on obverse, with varied designs on reverse including an aerial view of Treasure Island, the China Clipper flying over the Golden Gate Bridge, and the words of the pledge of allegiance; a "Golden Gate International Exposition / 1939" mechanical calendar token (broken, but with all pieces); and two sterling silver 50th Anniversary Commemorative Medallions housed in collectible book and identified as "Fine Limited Edition No. 55-56."


Coins/tokens in varying conditions. Ribbon attached to "opening day" medal very frayed and faded, with multiple rips and tears.

Estimate: $200 - $400
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium


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