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Hidalgo Smelting Co. Souvenir

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Type Medal
Title Hidalgo Smelting Co. Souvenir
Date 1892
Country United States
Side reverse
Composition silver
Diameter 32 mm
Weight 16.8 gm
Description Alan V. Weinberg comments: A smaller, die-struck and pictorial version of the below massive relic medal, these smaller Hidalgo smelter medals were also made from the first bar of silver and likely distributed to the American employees at the Mexican smelter. I've seen several.

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Image Collection Alan V. Weinberg Collection (Western Americana)
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