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Medal

Medal
Medal
Title
Medal
Medium 
Metal and fabric ribbon
Dimensions 
Overall: 2 1/2 x 1 in. (6.4 x 2.5 cm)
Description 
Small gold medal with profile portrait of James A. Garfield, back building with man on horse pulling a boat, with text: CANAL BOY 1845 PRESIENT 1881
Credit Line 
Unknown
Object Number 
Z.3626
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group