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Commemorative token

Object Number: 
2002.1.4433
Date: 
1920-1950
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
1/8 x 1 in. diameter
Description: 
Commemorative token, embossed on one side with a man's portrait encircled by the words "2nd President U.S.A./ 1797-1801/ John Adams". On the reverse the words "Son Of Liberty/ Colossus Of Independence. Minister to England. Vice President Two Terms. Created U.S. Navy On Account Of European War Cloud. First President To Occupy White House".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group