Tag Archives: 1972

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Zeppelin Medal for The USS Macon and Akron

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This sterling silver medal is part of the 60 piece Longines Symphonette Great American Events Medal set. It shows two zeppelins flying in opposite directions. The USS Akron is in the foreground and dominates the top of the medal – … Continue reading

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Gold at Sutter’s Mill, California Gold Rush Silver Medal

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This sterling silver medal is part of the 60 piece Longines Symphonette Great American Events Medal set. It shows some hillbilly looking pioneers panning for gold in a stream while a water wheel turns in the background. I guess these … Continue reading

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Babe Ruth Silver Medal

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This sterling silver medal is part of the 60 piece Longines Symphonette Great American Events Medal set. It shows Babe Ruth swinging a baseball bat while a baseball stadium full of fans looks on. The reverse is covered in boring … Continue reading

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National Parks Medal For Yellowstone with Old Faithful

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This sterling silver medal is part of the 60 piece Longines Symphonette Great American Events Medal set. It shows tourists gathered around the Old Faithful geyser at Yellowstone National Park while birds fly overhead. The reverse is covered in boring … Continue reading

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Inauguration of President Roosevelt Silver Medal

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This sterling silver medal is part of the 60 piece Longines Symphonette Great American Events Medal set. It shows FDR being sworn in by  Chief Justice Charles E. Hughes while bystanders observe in the background. The medal is dominated by … Continue reading

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Salk Polio Vaccine Medal

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This sterling silver medal is part of the 60 piece Longines Symphonette Great American Events Medal set. It has 3 layers of action. In the foreground is the bust of a bespectacled doctor looking ‘directly into the camera’. In the … Continue reading