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Haverford College, Pennsylvania, 1876

Object Number: 
INV.13913
Date: 
1876 or later
Medium: 
White metal
Dimensions: 
diameter: 1 5/8 in. ( 4.2 cm )
Marks: 
Inscription: reverse, at lower left of field: "G.H.L. /FEC" Inscription: reverse, at lower right of field: "J.F.W. /DEL"
Description: 
White metal struck medal with obverse showing clothed bust of Isaac Woods facing right with legend: "KNOWLEDGE IS TREASURE/HAVERFORD SCHOOL/CHARTERED 1833/ISAAC F. WOODS/SEAL OF CORPORATION MDCCCXXXIII TO MDCCCLXXVI/SERIES "B" NO. 2." Reverse shows college building with inscription on scroll above: "FOUNDERS - HALL" and date: "1876" below; legend: "HAVERFORD COLLEGE, PENNSYLVANIA./ERECTED, MDCCCXXXII-III."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group