Washington Inaugural Centennial Commemorative Medal

Washington Inaugural Centennial Commemorative Medal
Washington Inaugural Centennial Commemorative Medal
Title
Washington Inaugural Centennial Commemorative Medal
Date 
1889
Medium 
Aluminum
Dimensions 
diameter: 1 9/16 in. ( 4 cm )
Description 
Aluminum struck medal with undraped bust of Washington facing right within clover-leaf-shaped cartouche; legend: "GEORGE WASHINGTON." Reverse depicts Federal Hall within thick laurel wreath at center with inscription in exergue: "FEDERAL HALL/WALL ST."; surrounding legend: "WASHINGTON INAUGURAL CENTENNIAL, NEW YORK./APRIL 30. 1889." Hole punched at top center.
Credit Line 
Gift of Miss Eva L. Guernsey
Object Number 
1941.518
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group