Medal: Abraham Lincoln Republican Candidate 1860
diameter: 1 1/16 in. ( 2.7 cm )
Inscription: obverse, below bust truncation: "MERRIAM"
White metal struck medal with obverse showing clothed bust of Lincoln facing right with legend: "ABRAHAM LINCOLN/BORN FEB. 12. 1809." Reverse bears inscription flanked by laurel branches: "NO/MORE/SLAVE/TERRITORY"; legend: "REBUPLICAN CANDIDATE/1860." Hole punched at top.
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