diameter: 1 1/16 in. ( 2.7 cm )
Inscription: obverse, below bust truncaiton, at center: "MERRIAM"
Copper struck medal with obverse showing clothed bust of Abraham Lincoln facing right with surrounding legend: "ABRAHAM LINCOLN/BORN FEB. 12.1809." Reverse bears inscription within laurel wreath: "NO MORE SLAVE TERRITORY"; legend: "REPUBLICAN CANDIDATE/1860."
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