Henry Clay Presidential Campaign Medalet
diameter: 7/8 in. ( 2.3 cm )
Brass struck medal with obverse showing nude male bust facing left with legend: "HENRY CLAY/THE ASHLAND FARMER/BORN APRIL 12.1777"; date below bust truncation: "1844." Reverse depicts scale at center with scrolls labeled: "DEMOCRATS" and "WHIGS"; surrounding legend: "WEIGHED IN THE BALANCE & FOUND WANTING." Hole punched at top center.
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