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Medal in box: 1620-1920 ...Pilgrims at Plymouth

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Gilt bronze; cardboard, textile
Diameter: 2 3/4 in. ( 7 cm ) Box (bottom): 3 x 3 in. (7.6 x 7.6 cm)
Inscription: obverse, at lower right of image: "GL TURNER" Inscription: reverse, at lower right of image: "TURNER" Inscription: edge, lower center: "REED&BARTON copyrighted"
Gilt bronze struck medal with obverse showing group of pilgrims disembarking the ship; inscription above: "1620 - 1920/LANDING OF THE/PILGRIMS AT PLYMOUTH"; date below: "21 DECEMBER 1620." Reverse depicts sailing ship with inscription: "THE MAYFLOWER/IN WHOSE CABIN WAS SIGNED/THE COMPACT IN/CAPE COD HARBOR/21 NOV 1620."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group