Daniel Webster Commemorative Medal

Object Number: 
INV.1785
Date: 
ca. 1852
Medium: 
Bronze
Dimensions: 
diameter: 3 1/16 in. ( 7.7 cm )
Marks: 
Inscription: obverse, at lower center: "C.C.WRIGHT. D. & F." Inscription: reverse, in exergue, at left: "MEADE. BROS. DAG:" Inscription: reverse, in exergue, at right: "F.W.GREEN. PUB:"
Description: 
Bronze struck medal with obverse depicting nude bust of Daniel Webster facing right with legend: "DANIEL WEBSTER." Reverse shows commemorative column surmounted by globe, at center, and inscribed below: "I STILL LIVE"; buildings in background; surrounding legend: "LIBERTY AND UNION, NOW AND FOREVER, ONE AND INSEPARABLE"; all within laurel wreath border.
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Creative: Tronvig Group