General Franklin Pierce Presidential Campaign Medal

Object Number: 
INV.3345
Date: 
1852
Medium: 
Brass
Dimensions: 
diameter: 1 in. ( 2.6 cm )
Description: 
Brass struck medal with obverse showing clothed bust of Franklin Pierce facing right with legend: "GEN FRANK. PIERCE/THE STATESMAN & SOLDIER." Reverse contains a nine-line inscription (illegible). Hole punched at top center.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group