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Object ID 1883.006.001
Object Name Medallion
Collection Political
Credit line Gift of John Graham
Year Range from 1865
Year Range to 1883
Made Morgan
Makers mark "Morgan" in raised letters on Lincoln's neck
Description Bronze Lincoln memorial medallion: The obverse has high relief bust of Lincoln facing right with "Abraham" on the left & "Lincoln" on the right. The reverse has an outer wreath border composed of oak leaves and acorns on the left and leaves and berries on the right surrounding text: "Inaugurated / President / of the / United States / March 4, 1861. / Second term / March 4, 1865. / Assassinated / April 14, 1865."
Dimensions Dia-3 inches
Owned John Graham
Subjects Presidents
Souvenirs
Assassinations
Commemoration
People Lincoln, Abraham
Search Terms Civil war
Souvenirs
Memorials
Medallions
Lincoln
Abraham Lincoln
Assassinations
Presidents
Material Bronze
Event Death of Lincoln