Theodore Roosevelt Presidential Medal

Theodore Roosevelt Presidential Medal
Theodore Roosevelt Presidential Medal
Title
Theodore Roosevelt Presidential Medal
Date 
1905
Medium 
Gilt bronze
Dimensions 
diameter: 3 in. ( 7.6 cm )
Description 
Gilt bronze struck medal with obverse showing clothed bust of Theodore Roosevelt facing left with legend: "THEODORE ROOSEVELT." Reverse depicts allegorical female figure of Columbia, leaning on low column decorated with U.S. state symbols and holding scroll in left hand; the Capitol building above; inscription below, at right: "INAUGURATED/PRESIDENT/OF THE/UNITED STATES/SEP. 14. 1901/SECOND TERM/MARCH 4./1905."
Object Number 
1966.112
Marks 
Inscription: obverse, at right of image: "BARBER" Inscription: reverse, at lower right of field: "MORGAN"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group