diameter: 3 3/16 in. ( 8.1 cm )
Silver struck medal depicting hand holding torch on rayonnant raised circular field; legend around border: "LIBERTY MEDAL/NEW YORK CITY". Reverse bears engraved inscription: "NEW YORK POST/first annual/liberty medals/September 26, 2002". Medal suspended on red, white, and blue grosgrain silk ribbon drawn through elongated hook attached at center top.
Gift of The New York Post
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