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Federal Hall Medalet

Federal Hall Medalet
Federal Hall Medalet
Title
Federal Hall Medalet
Date 
1889
Medium 
Aluminum
Dimensions 
diameter: 1 in. ( 2.5 cm )
Description 
White metal struck medalet with obverse showing nude bust of Washington within two concentric circles, facing right, with surrounding legend: "CENTENNIAL INAUGURAL CELEBRATION, NEW YORK/APRIL 30 1889." Reverse shows building at center with inscription in exergue: "FEDERAL HALL/WALL ST./N.Y."; legend: "WHERE HE WAS INAUGURATED FIRST PRESIDENT OF THE U.S." Hole punched at top center.
Credit Line 
Gift of Miss Eva L. Guernsey
Object Number 
1941.517
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group