So-Called Dollars

IOWA STATE CAPITOL
1890
DES MOINES, IA

TYPE I


Photos courtesy of W. David Perkins

Obv. Crowned and bearded male bust l. within center circle; outside above Des Moines; below Sept. 2 • 3 • 4 • 5 • 1890; beaded border.
Rev. Edifice; above Iowa State Capitol; below Cost $3,000,000.00; beaded border.

HK-619 White Metal. 37mm.

TYPE II

Following issue could be product of World's Columbian Exposition, Chicago 1893. Medal bears no date but reverse is identical with reverse of No. 161.


Photos courtesy of Tom Hoffman

Obv. Same as reverse of No. 619 [Iowa State Capitol].
Rev. Same as reverse of No. 161 [Malleable, Tasteless...].

HK-620 Aluminum. 37mm.

HK-618 to HK-618a