Medal: Abraham Lincoln 1860

Object Number: 
INV.3645
Date: 
1860
Medium: 
Brass
Dimensions: 
diameter: 1 in. ( 2.5 cm )
Marks: 
Inscription: reverse, at lower center of field: "JENSCH & MEYER/CHICAGO"
Description: 
Brass struck medalet with obverse showing nude bust of Lincoln facing right with legend: "ABRAHAM LINCOLN/1860." Reverse is inscribed: "OUR/POLICY/IS EXPRESSLY/THE/POLICY/OF/THE MEN WHO/MADE THE/UNION, NO MORE, NO LESS."
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Creative: Tronvig Group