diameter: 1 1/8 in. ( 2.8 cm )
White metal struck medal with obverse showing draped bust of George Washington facing left surrounded by laurel wreath; legend: "WASHINGTON THE FATHER OF OUR COUNTRY." Reverse shows shield containing coat of arms surmounted by head of tiger and flanked by floral sprays; legend: "EDWARD-WILLIS PARSONS/OF FLUSHING, NEW YORK."
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