Breckinridge campaign medal
diameter: 1 13/16 in. ( 4.6 cm )
White metal struck medal with obverse showing nude bust of Washington facing left with legend comprised of two concentric lines of text: "THE UNION MUST & SHALL BE PRESERVED/JACKSON/UNITED WE STAND DIVIDED WE FALL/1856." Reverse depicts running deer facing right with stars scattered around; cannon with date "1856" beneath; legend below, center: "-AND-/BRECKINRIDGE."
Inscription: obverse, below bust truncation, at center: "KEY"
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