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Battle of Bunker Hill Centennial Anniversary Commemorative Medal

Object Number: 
INV.13905
Date: 
1875
Medium: 
Bronze
Dimensions: 
diameter: 1 1/8 in. ( 2.8 cm )
Description: 
Bronze struck medal with obverse showing stone obelisk at center with surrounding legend: "CENTENNIAL ANNIVERSARY/JUNE 17, 1875. Reverse depicts battle scene at center, with legend: "BATTLE OF BUNKER HILL,/JUNE 17, 1775." Hole punched at center top.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group