SOLD: 1962 Century 21 Exposition High Relief Bronze Space Needle SCD


Reference SH 25-2 BZ
Date 1962
Grade MS 68
Price $165.00
Item # 3763
Metal Bronze

Graded NGC 68, most likely the finest graded, or nearly so. Struck in Bronze. 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.