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James P. Kimball Mint and Treasury Medal

Object Number: 
1236
Date: 
ca. 1891
Medium: 
Bronze
Dimensions: 
diameter: 3 1/16 in. ( 7.7 cm )
Marks: 
Inscription: obverse, on bust truncation, at right: "C.E. BARBER F."
Description: 
Bronze struck medal with obverse showing clothed bust of James P. Kimball facing left with legend: "JAMES . P. KIMBALL"; all within beaded border. Reverse bears inscription within laurel wreath: "DIRECTOR/OF THE MINT/OF THE/UNITED STATES/JUNE 1885."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group