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250th Anniversary of Jewish Settlement in the United States Medal

250th Anniversary of Jewish Settlement in the United States Medal
250th Anniversary of Jewish Settlement in the United States Medal
Title
250th Anniversary of Jewish Settlement in the United States Medal
Date 
1905
Medium 
Silver
Dimensions 
diameter: 3 in. ( 7.6 cm )
Description 
Silver struck medal with obverse showing seated female personification of Liberty at right; the other female figure with her head covered with veil is standing at left, holding a sword; at lower left is kneeling nude male figure; surrounding legend: "COMMEMORATING. THE. 250. ANNIVERSARY. OF. JEWISH. SETTLEMENT. IN. THE. UNITED. STATES." Reverse shows standing draped female figure, crowned with laurel wreath, holding tablet inscribed: "1655/1905"; tree and eagle perched upon rock are at upper left; legend in Hebrew above.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. George B. McClellan
Object Number 
1942.333
Marks 
Inscription: obverse, at lower left: "ISIDORE KONTI sc." Inscription: obverse, at lower left: "ISIDORE KONTI sc."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group