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Manly Medal

Manly Medal
Manly Medal
Title
Manly Medal
Date 
1790
Medium 
Bronze
Dimensions 
diameter: 1 7/8 in. ( 4.8 cm )
Description 
Yellow bronze struck medal with obverse showing clothed bust of Washington facing left with legend: "GEO. WASHINGTON BORN VIRGINIA."; inscription below bust truncation: "FEB. 11/1732." Reverse is inscribed: "GENERAL/of the/AMERICAN ARMIES/1775./RESIGNED/1783./PRESIDENT/of the/UNITED STATES/1789."
Credit Line 
Gift of Mr. James Hazen Hyde
Object Number 
1947.307
Marks 
Inscription: obverse, on bust truncation: ""BROOKS F." Inscription: reverse, in exergue: "J.MANLY & Co."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group