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Collection Ronald and Irene Niziol Collection
Catalog Number 2008:08:1237
Description Circular aluminum commemorative coin manufactured for the 1892 Pittsburgh Columbus exposition. There is a decorative rim around the edge of the coin. In the center of the coin is a raised design of the head of Columbus. Around this in raised lettering are the words "Columbus Centennial Medal-1492 - 1992 -". On the back of the coin are the raised words "Souvenir of the Pittsburgh Exposition Aluminum made by the Pittsburgh Reduction Company".
Date 1892
Object Name Coin, Commemorative