Ulysses S. Grant Presidential Campaign Medal

Object Number: 
INV.3148
Date: 
1872
Medium: 
Leather
Dimensions: 
diameter: 1 9/16 in. ( 3.9 cm )
Description: 
Embossed leather medal with obverse showing accolated busts of Grant and Wilson facing left; legend: "THE NATICK COBBLER/THE GALENA TANNER/1872." Reverse bears inscription at center, enclosed by laurel and oak wreath: "THERE'S/NOTHING/LIKE/LEATHER"; legend: "GRANT & WILSON."
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Creative: Tronvig Group