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George Washington Centennial Inauguration Medal

Object Number: 
1947.460
Date: 
1889
Medium: 
metal and fabric
Dimensions: 
3 1/4 x 1 3/4 inches
Description: 
silver round medal with profile portrait of George Washington with border text: "1789 CENTENNIAL INAUGURATION 1889", verso: facade of building with text "IN OUR FEDERAL BUILDING" with border text: "WASHINGTON TAKING OATH OF OFFICE NEW YORK 1789" attached American flag ribbon
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group