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Joseph Pancoast Medal

Object Number: 
1180
Date: 
1870
Medium: 
Bronze
Dimensions: 
diameter: 3 1/16 in. ( 7.7 cm )
Marks: 
Inscription: obverse, below bust truncation, at right: "W.BARBER.F."
Description: 
Bronze struck medal with obverse showing nude bust of Joseph Pancoast facing left with legend: "PANCOAST." Reverse bears inscription at center, enclosed by wreath of oak and laurel: "JOSEPH/PANCOAST.M.D./PROF OF ANATOMY/JEFFERSON MEDICAL/COLLEGE./BORN 1805."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group