Mechanics Fair Award Medal (114106)

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Mechanics Fair Award Medal  (114106)
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Mechanics Fair Award Medal. The obverse design follows that of the advertising poster designed by Wesley de Lappe. The reverse is engraved to the Waterhouse and Lester Co., a California firm that began as a supplier of carriage and wagon equipment maker that transformed into an automotive equipment supplier by the time of the 1913 fair. 49.27mm. Gold washed Copper. AU

Provenance: John Reynolds Collection
Country (if not USA):
State: California
City/County: San Francisco
Date: 1913