Commemoration Medal of George Washington with Ribbon

Object Number: 
inv.1556b
Date: 
1889
Medium: 
silver medal with fabric ribbon
Dimensions: 
3 x 1.5 x 1/8 inches
Description: 
silver medal, front: profile bust of George Washington with surrounding text: George Washington First President of the United States, 1789, obverse: three gentlemen in center with surrounding text centennial anniversary of his inauguration, New York, April 30, 1889, some green discoloration, with red, white, and blue striped ribbon, attached on top metal clasp pin, decorative centered crest with flanking stars and laurels, with decorative border
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Creative: Tronvig Group