diameter: 1 3/4 in. ( 4.5 cm )
Bronze struck medal with obverse showing horse head crest and plough with legend: "NOVA CAESAREA" and date "1788" in exergue. Reverse bears inscription at center of field: "ELIZABETH/NEW JERSEY/1664-1976" surrounded by legend: "FIRST GOVERNOR OF NEW JERSEY/FIRST SHOT AFTER INDEPENDENCE/FIRST CAPITOL OF NEW JERSEY/E. PLURIBUS UNUM."
Gift of Mrs. John Kean, 1976
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