Benjamin Franklin Medal
diameter: 1 13/16 in. ( 4.6 cm )
Silver struck medal with obverse showing clothed bust of Benjamin Franklin facing left with legend: "BENJ. FRANKLIN NATUS BOSTON. XVII JAN./MDCCVI" Reverse with full-length winged allegorical male figure with legend: "ERIPUIT COELO FULMENSCEPTRUM QUE TYRANNIS" and inscription in exergue: "SCULPCIT ET DUCAVIT/AUG. DUPRE ANNO/MDCCLXXXIV"
Gift of Mr. James Hazen Hyde
inscription: obverse, on bust truncation, at left: ""DUPRE. F."
inscription: edge, lower center: "ARGENT"
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