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Sansom Washington Commission Resigned, Presidency Relinquished Medal, 1797

Sansom Washington Commission Resigned, Presidency Relinquished Medal, 1797
Sansom Washington Commission Resigned, Presidency Relinquished Medal, 1797
Title
Sansom Washington Commission Resigned, Presidency Relinquished Medal, 1797
Date 
1859
Medium 
Silver
Dimensions 
diameter: 1 5/8 in. ( 4.1 cm )
Description 
Silver struck medal with obverse bearing clothed bust of Washington facing right with legend: "G WASHINGTON/PRES. UNIT. STA." Reverse depicts military attrubutes on pedestal; legend: "COMMISS. RESIGNED: PRESIDENCY RELINQ."; date in exergue: "1797."
Object Number 
1125
Marks 
Inscription: obverse, on bust truncation, at left: "R."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group