Chester A. Arthur Presidential Medal
diameter: 3 1/16 in. ( 7.7 cm )
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."
Inscription: obverse, below bust truncation: "C.E. BARBER F."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.