1881 National Fair Association Medal

Approximate Current Value: $207

Diameter: 56.0 mm
Mintage/Proof: /
Weight: NA
Metal: Copper
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History, Information, and Value of 1881 National Fair Association Medal

These medals were struck for the National Fair Association in 1881 and 1882. The obverse displays a woman standing to the right and holding corn in her left hand and a scythe in her right. The legend around her reads, “THEN SHALL THE EARTH YIELD HER INCREASE; AND GOD, EVEN OUR GOD, SHALL BLESS US.’ BARBER.” The reverse displays a wreath surrounding the legend which reads, “AWARDED TO -; BY THE NATIONAL FAIR ASSOCIATION WASHINGTON D.C..”