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Benjamin Harrison and Levi P. Morton Presidential Campaign Medal

Benjamin Harrison and Levi P. Morton Presidential Campaign Medal
Benjamin Harrison and Levi P. Morton Presidential Campaign Medal
Title
Benjamin Harrison and Levi P. Morton Presidential Campaign Medal
Date 
1888
Medium 
Copper
Dimensions 
diameter: 1 1/4 in. ( 3.2 cm )
Description 
Copper die-struck medal with obverse depicting busts of Harrison and Morton within oval medallions facing each other; scroll inscribed "HARRISON/MORTON" above; two crossed American flags surmounted by eagle beneath. Reverse depicts eagle in glory of stars with stars and stirpes shield, holding in its talons a banderole inscribed "E PLURIBUS UNUM"; legend: "REPUBLICAN CANDIDATES/ 1888".
Object Number 
1966.73
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group