Medal - North Central & South American Exposition, New Orleans, United States of America, 1885-1886 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 36542

Copper North Central & South American Exposition Medal. The Exposition was held in New Orleans, United States of America from 1885-1886.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 1976
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 74 mm (Diameter)

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Tagged with: international trade fairs
Themes this item is part of: Numismatics & Philately Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: MEDALS
Secondary Classification: Civil
Tertiary Classification: exhibition prizes
DateEra: 1885-1886 AD
Obverse Description: American Indians around a buffalo which is lad by the United States bearing a wand and laurel wreath, palm tree in background; in exergue; THE THREE AMERICAS.
Reverse Description: The legend, within a wreath, AWARDED BY / THE / NORTH CENTRAL / AND / SOUTH AMERICAN / EXPOSITION / 1885-86 / NEW ORLEANS
Edge Description: The edge is plain
Shape: Round
Material: Copper
Issued By: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America, 1885-1886

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