Medal: Abr'm Lincoln, May the Union Flourish

Object Number: 
INV.3750
Date: 
1861 or later
Medium: 
White metal
Dimensions: 
diameter: 1 1/4 in. ( 3.1 cm )
Description: 
White metal struck medal with obverse showing clothed bust of Lincoln facing right, with laurel and oak sprays below; legend: "ABR'M LINCOLN/A FOE TO TRAITORS." Reverse bears inscription surrounded by stars: "MAY THE/UNION/FLOURISH"; legend around border: "NO COMPROMISE WITH ARMED REBELS." Hole punched at top.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group