William Windom Mint and Treasury Medal

Object Number: 
1221
Date: 
1890
Medium: 
Bronze
Dimensions: 
diameter: 3 1/16 in. ( 7.7 cm )
Marks: 
Inscription: obverse, below bust truncation, at center: "C.E. BARBER F."
Description: 
Bronze struck medal with obverse showing clothed bust of William Windom facing right with legend: "WILLIAM WINDOM"; all within beaded border. Reverse contains inscription within laurel wreath: "REPRESENTATIVE/IN.CONGRESS/1859-1869/SENATOR.OF.THE/UNITED.STATES/DEC.5.1870 - MAR.4.1881/DEC.5.1881 - MAR.4.1883/SECRETARY.OF.THE/TREASURY/MAR.5.1881 - NOV.14.1881/MAR.5.1889 -"; all within beaded border.
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Creative: Tronvig Group