For Sale: HK-471A 1933 Century of Progress Italian Exhibit Raising a Torch SCD

$325.00 · NGC MS 63 BN

Reference HK-471A
Date 1933
Grade NGC MS 63 BN
Price $325.00
Item # 3000
Metal Bronze
Engraved By Stefano Johnson

There are two Italian Exhibit So-Called Dollars from the 1933 Century of Progress Exposition held in Chicago, Illinois. This is the Raising the Torch variety, in exceptionally high relief on the obverse is a nude male and female figure facing the back. Male leaning on a pickaxe and female standing on books, both jointly raising a torch with their right arms. Also in exceptionally high relief on the reverse are depicted 20 airplanes converging towards the upper right with buildings below.