Campaign medal w/pin

Campaign medal w/pin
Title
Campaign medal w/pin
Date 
1872
Medium 
Metal
Dimensions 
Overall: 1 3/4 x 1 3/4 in. ( 4.4 x 4.4 cm )
Description 
Metal campaign medal suspended from bar with pin-back; upper bar in the shape of an eagle with a shield on its chest; medal depicts the profile of Horace Greeley; inscribed "HORACE/GREELEY"; reverse inscribed "FOR PRESIDENT/HORACE GREELEY/REVENUE REFORM/UNIVERSAL AMNESTY/IMPARTIAL/SUFFRAGE/1872"; medal suspended from rooster by a link.
Object Number 
INV.3872
Gallery Label 
Horace Greeley ran in the presidental election of 1872 but was defeated by Ulysses S. Grant.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group