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Grover Cleveland Presidential Medal

Grover Cleveland Presidential Medal
Title
Grover Cleveland Presidential Medal
Date 
After 1893
Medium 
Bronze
Dimensions 
diameter: 3 1/16 in. ( 7.7 cm )
Description 
Bronze struck medal with obverse depicting clothed bust of Grover Cleveland facing right with legend: "GROVER CLEVELAND." Reverse contains inscription within ornate tablet at center, surrounded by oak wreath: "INAUGURATED/PRESIDENT/OF . THE . UNITED . STATES/MARCH . 4. 1885/SECOND . TERM/MARCH . 4 . 1893."
Credit Line 
Estate of Henry O. Havemeyer
Object Number 
1966.138
Marks 
Inscription: obverse, on bust truncation, at left: "BARBER F."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group