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Medal: Abraham Lincoln Rep. Candidate 1860

Object Number: 
INV.3644
Date: 
1860
Medium: 
Brass
Dimensions: 
diameter: 1 1/8 in. ( 2.8 cm )
Description: 
Brass struck medal with obverse showing clothed bust of Lincoln facing right with legend: "ABRAHAM LINCOLN/REBUPLICAN CANDIDATE"; date below bust: "1860." Reverse shows American eagle holding laurel branch and arrows with three stars below; surrounding legend: "LIBERTY UNION AND EQUALITY."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group