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Gold medal flanked by monograms "MDA" and "YCS," 1870.

Object Number: 
INV.3560.1
Date: 
ca. 1870
Medium: 
Gilt copper
Dimensions: 
diameter: 1 1/4 in. ( 3.2 cm )
Description: 
Gilt copper struck medal with obverse showing clothed male bust facing left, enclosed within ornate surround flanked by monograms "MDA," at left, and "YCS," at right; date below: "1870." Reverse depicts trefoil containing inscription: " PUT ON/THE/WHOLE ARMOR/OF/GOD." Hole punched at center top.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group