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Thanks for showing the medals. Those are great pieces of history. I am pretty sure the bottom piece is called a 5 claw dragon clasp. They were used on belts and capes. Maybe something your great grandfather picked up while in china.
Nice buy. I have been looking for the same book for several years but could not justify paying the price being asked for it. Sometimes it pays to check out the local shows and stores instead of the internet.
- Mon Aug 30, 2021 7:32 pm
- Forum: Chit-Chat
- Topic: Want to Time Travel to 1893?
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Along with all the international exhibits the expo also featured the worlds first ferris wheel. This was a huge draw with the visitors. The fair also had a commemorative 1/2 dollar made by the U.S. mint. These are usually found in excellent condition because people saved them instead of spending the...