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Campaign medal

Object Number: 
1941.506
Date: 
ca. 1884-1892
Medium: 
Silk, metal
Dimensions: 
overall: 3 1/2 x 2 3/4 in.
Description: 
Campaign medal; medal depicts Grover Cleveland encircled by stars; inscribed "CLEVELAND"; reverse depicts eagle, shield and stars; inscribed "E PLURIBUS UNUM"; medal attached to red, white and blue silk ribbon bow.
Gallery Label: 
Grover Cleveland ran for the presidency three times, in 1884, 1888, and 1892. He won in 1884 and 1892 losing the 1888 election to Benjamin Harrison.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group