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Woodrow Wilson Presidential Medal

Object Number: 
1966.103
Date: 
1917
Medium: 
Gilt bronze
Dimensions: 
diameter: 3 in. ( 7.6 cm )
Marks: 
Inscription: reverse, at lower right of field: "MORGAN"
Description: 
Gilt bronze struck medal with obverse depicting clothed bust of Wilson facing left with legend: "WOODROW WILSON." Reverse contains image of American eagle perched upon crossed laurel and oak branches, with the Capitol building in background; inscription in exergue: "INAUGURATED/PRESIDENT . OF . THE/UNITED . STATES/MAR.4. 1913/SECOND TERM/MAR.5. 1917."
Credit Line: 
Estate of Henry O. Havemeyer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group