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Alaska-Yukon Pacific Exposition Medal

Object Number: 
INV.5347
Date: 
1909
Medium: 
Copper
Dimensions: 
diameter: 1 9/16 in. ( 3.9 cm )
Marks: 
Inscription: reverse, at lower left within border: "VIRGIN UTAH COPPER." Inscription: reverse, at lower right within border: "DIEGES & CLUST. N.Y."
Description: 
Copper struck medal with obverse showing raised central reserve within ornate border, inscribed: "UTAH/EXHIBIT"; surrounding legend: "ALASKA-YUKON PACIFIC EXPOSITION/1909." Reverse bears seal of Utah at center, with surrounding legend: "THE GREAT SEAL OF THE STATE OF UTAH/1896."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group