diameter: 1 7/16 in. ( 3.6 cm )
Inscription: obverse, at lower right of field: "C.E. D."
Aluminum struck medal with obverse showing view of Brooklyn Bridge with buildings and marine vessels; legend above: "Two Cities As One"; inscription below: "NEW YORK/& BROOKLYN." Reverse bears inscription within open laurel wreath: "SOUVENIR/OF THE/OPENING/OF THE/EAST RIVER/BRIDGE/MAY 24TH/1883/1867 -- 1883." Hole punched at top.
Gift of the Estate of Chester A. Smith
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