For Sale: 1962 Century 21 Exposition High Relief Silver Space Needle SCD

Sold · NGC MS 68 Jeff Shevlin Collection

Reference SH 25-2 S
Date 1962
Grade NGC MS 68
5848945-010
Jeff Shevlin Collection
Price Sold
Item # 3252
Metal Silver
Designed By Metal Arts Company
Engraved By Metal Arts Company

Graded NGC 68, this is certainly one of the finest known. The Space Needle was and continues to be a monumental attraction which was built for the Seattle World’s Fair, extending on giant tripod legs supporting a 250-person restaurant and observation deck which revolves 360 degrees each hour. Medal orientation. The obverse depicts an aerial view of the exposition grounds with the Space Needle prominent in the center. On the reverse is the official logo of the 1962 Seattle World’s Fair. All are edge marked THE METAL ARTS CO. INC., ROCH., N.Y. Silver are also marked .999 silver.