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Medal: Abraham Lincoln for President 1864

Object Number: 
INV.3646
Date: 
1864
Medium: 
Brass
Dimensions: 
diameter: 1 1/4 in. ( 3.1 cm )
Description: 
Brass struck medal with obverse showing clothed bust of Lincoln facing right in central roundel; legend around border: "ABRAHAM LINCOLN FOR PRESIDENT/1864." Reverse depicts oval shiels inscribed "US" at center, flanked by military trophies and American flags and surmounted by eagle.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group