Presidency of Ulysses S. Grant Medal

Presidency of Ulysses S. Grant Medal
Presidency of Ulysses S. Grant Medal
Presidency of Ulysses S. Grant Medal
Presidency of Ulysses S. Grant Medal
Title
Presidency of Ulysses S. Grant Medal
Date 
ca. 1873
Medium 
Brass
Dimensions 
diameter: 1 1/4 in. ( 3.1 cm )
Description 
Brass struck medal with obverse depicting seal of Boston Numismatic Society with legend: "PRESIDENCY OF ULYSSES S. GRANT/1873/BOSTON NUMISMATIC SOCIETY/INSTITUTED/1860/INCORPORATED 1870." Reverse depicts seal of genealogical society at center with hand emerging from cloud above; vertical insrciptions at right and left: "INC"/"1845"; surrounding legend: "TWIN DELVERS IN THE GARDEN OF HISTORY/N.E. HISTORIC GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY."
Object Number 
INV.4164.1
Marks 
Inscription: obverse; at lower center, in round brackets: "ISAAC F. WOODS/MEMORIAL SERIES"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group