UBB, ultimatebb, UBB.classic, UBB.threads
Support   *   Members Area  
UBB Store

CHARLESTON SC 1901-1902 WEST INDIAN EXPOSITION STERLING SILVER AWARD MEDAL RARE For Sale


CHARLESTON SC 1901-1902 WEST INDIAN EXPOSITION STERLING SILVER AWARD MEDAL RARE

This item has been viewed 0 times.

CHARLESTON SC 1901-1902 WEST INDIAN EXPOSITION STERLING SILVER AWARD MEDAL RARE:
$216

Selling my 16 year collection of Charleston / West Indian Exposition souvenirs & memorabilia to concentrate on other collecting interests. There aremore very rare pieces coming up for sale in the next few weeks. Please keep checking back!

Sterling silver medal awardedby the South Carolina Inter-State & West Indian Expositionto the Lane Mfg. Co. in Montpelier, Vermont. Medal is approx. 2 1/2" in diameter and was manufactured by the Gorham Co.

The medals had to be paid for by the recipient of the award and could get the silver medal in either silver plated bronze or solid sterling silver. This medalhas toned a deep gray and has been kept in it's box of issue since it was received from Gorham.Iknow of only one other medal made from sterling silver. It was offered by an antique dealer in Charleston several years ago.

Another reason that probably makes any medals from this Exposition scarce is the fact that the recipient could also just get a certificate printed on vellum for the cost of $1. It is not known the number of actual medals that were produced since the Gorham archives were purged of records some years ago.

The box is mostly intact, but the sides of the top part of the lid have come off sometime in the last 100+years.

Feel free to make a counter offer. I'll take fair ones into consideration.

Will ship to the U.S. only.Shipping is FREE. Thanks for looking!


Buy Now


Other Related Items:



6 EXCLNT BRONZE MEDALS & PLAQUES (SUPERB ART NOUVEAU) FAMOUS ARTISTS   NO RSRV
6 EXCLNT BRONZE MEDALS & PLAQUES (SUPERB ART NOUVEAU) FAMOUS ARTISTS NO RSRV


Space Shuttle medal with VISIBLE flown material from all 6 Space Shuttle! 2.5
Space Shuttle medal with VISIBLE flown material from all 6 Space Shuttle! 2.5"!


1897 QUEEN VICTORIA GREAT BRITAIN SILVER JUBILEE MEDALLION MEDAL COIN
1897 QUEEN VICTORIA GREAT BRITAIN SILVER JUBILEE MEDALLION MEDAL COIN


A+ Old Belgian Bronze Plaque Medal Tribute to Jan Van Ruysbroeck by Cuyper
A+ Old Belgian Bronze Plaque Medal Tribute to Jan Van Ruysbroeck by Cuyper


RARE IRIS - WIRELESS TELEGRAPH ART DECO MEDAL BY DAMMANN
RARE IRIS - WIRELESS TELEGRAPH ART DECO MEDAL BY DAMMANN


Don't Tread On Me Live Free Or Die Patriotic 1 oz COPPER Bullion Medal Medallion
Don't Tread On Me Live Free Or Die Patriotic 1 oz COPPER Bullion Medal Medallion


1975 Paul Revere 90% US Mint SILVER Bicentennial Proof Medal in Box with COA
1975 Paul Revere 90% US Mint SILVER Bicentennial Proof Medal in Box with COA


2006 Brookgreen Gardens Member Medal Stanley Bleifeld The Oyster's Pearl
2006 Brookgreen Gardens Member Medal Stanley Bleifeld The Oyster's Pearl


NEW from National Geographic Lewis & Clark Peace Medal in Presentation Case
NEW from National Geographic Lewis & Clark Peace Medal in Presentation Case