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Commemorative token

Object Number: 
2002.1.4435
Date: 
1889
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
1/8 x 1 in. diameter
Description: 
Commemorative token embossed on one side with George Washington's portrait encircled by a ring of stars and "Centennial Inaugural Celebration New York/ April 30, 1889". On the reverse, the original Federal Hall building encircled by "Where He Was Inaugurated First President Of The U.S./ April 30, 1789/ Federal Hall/ Wall St./ N.Y." Pierced at the top for hanging as a pendant.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group