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1876 Philadelphia Centennial Exposition Commemorative Medal

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Title:
1876 Philadelphia Centennial Exposition Commemorative Medal
Date: 
1876
Medium: 
White metal
Dimensions: 
diameter: 1 5/8 in. ( 4.2 cm )
Classification: 
Date End: 
1 876
Description: 
White metal struck medal with obverse showing exhibition pavilion buildings with legend above: "CENTENNIAL EXPOSITION"; inscription in exergue: "PHILADELPHIA/1876 [within shield with thirteen stars]." Reverse is inscribed: "1776/ILLUSTRATING/THE GROWTH AND PROSPERITY/OF A FREE PEOPLE/IN A HUNDRED YEARS/1876."
Object Number: 
INV.3338
Date Begin: 
1876
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group