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1 Dollar - America's Space Age World's Fair Seattle, Washington

1 Dollar - America's Space Age World's Fair (Seattle, Washington) -  obverse1 Dollar - America's Space Age World's Fair (Seattle, Washington) -  reverse

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Features

Country * Tokens * (United States - Local Tokens)
Type Token
Year 1962
Value 1 Dollar (1)
Currency Local Tokens
Composition Brass
Weight 21.43 g
Diameter 39 mm
Thickness 2 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized 10-21-1962

Commemorative issue

Century 21 Exposition - America's Space Age World's Fair

Obverse

Scenes from the 1962 Century 21 Exposition, including: the newly built Seattle Space Needle, a monorail, the skyline of Seattle, laurels, and a globe with the outline of Washington State marked on it

Lettering:
AMERICA'S SPACE AGE WORLD'S FAIR
SEATTLE
U.S.A.
1962
W
AB
21
CENTURY 21 EXPOSITION

Reverse

Legends relating to the validity of the token with outline of Washington State and representation of a building at the Exposition.

Lettering:
GOOD FOR
One dollar
IN TRADE DURING AMERICA'S SPACE AGE WORLD'S FAIR
CENTURY 21 EXPOSITION
AT THE EXPOSITION GROUNDS OR AT
ANY COOPERATING BUSINESS IN
WASHINGTON STATE
THROUGH OCTOBER 21, 1962

Edge

Plain

Comments

Two varieties of this token seem to exist, one of which has an extra line on the roof of the pavilion seen to the left of the denomination. The variation is illustrated below:

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
1962 W

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