Medallion

Object Number: 
Z.3389
Date: 
ca. 1840
Medium: 
Copper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/8 in. ( 2.9 cm )
Marks: 
Inscription: "MAJ. GEN. W.H. HARRISON/BORN FEB 5 1773" Inscription: "THE PEOPLES CHOICE/THE HERO/OF/TIPPECANOE"
Description: 
Copper commemorative medallion. Obverse: bas relief of W. H. Harrison in L profile; inscribed: "MAJ. GEN. W.H. HARRISON/BORN FEB 9 1773" Reverse: depicition of log cabin; inscribed: "THE PEOPLES CHOICE/THE HERO/OF/TIPPECANOE" Hole drilled in center top.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group