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Chester A. Arthur Presidential Medal

Chester A. Arthur Presidential Medal
Title
Chester A. Arthur Presidential Medal
Date 
1883 or later
Medium 
Gilt bronze
Dimensions 
diameter: 3 1/16 in. ( 7.7 cm )
Description 
Gilt bronze struck medal with obverse showing nude bust of Chester Arthur facing right with legend: "CHESTER A. ARTHUR." Reverse contains inscription at center surrounded by open laurel wreath: "INAUGURATED/SEPTEMBER 20/1881"; legend within line border: "PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES."
Credit Line 
Estate of Henry O. Havemeyer
Object Number 
1966.125
Marks 
Inscription: obverse, below bust truncation: "C.E. BARBER F."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group