Ulysses S. Grant Presidential Medal

Ulysses S. Grant Presidential Medal
Ulysses S. Grant Presidential Medal
Title
Ulysses S. Grant Presidential Medal
Date 
1872
Medium 
Bronze
Dimensions 
diameter: 1 13/16 in. ( 4.6 cm )
Description 
Bronze struck medal with obverse showing nude bust of Ulysses Grant facing right with legend: "U.S.GRANT PRESIDENT UNITED STATES." Reverse contains inscription within ornamental tablet at center: "LIBERTY/THE TRUE FOUNDATION/OF HUMAN GOVERNMENT./LET US HAVE PEACE./VIDE U.S.G. LETTERS."; oak branches and ornamental bands with crossed flags, above, and inscription: "MEDAL SERIES OF THE U.S.MINT.", below.
Object Number 
1155
Marks 
Inscription: obverse, below bust truncation, at center: "W.BARBER.F."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group