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Medal, Political

Description

Silver-colored medal. Blue silk ribbon threaded through hole in medal. Stoed in a cardboard box.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1869
Inscriptions
Stamped: ""SMITH/ IS/ DUTCH St./ N. Y."" Molded: ""U. S. GRANT./ S. COLFAX./ EMIL SIGEL Ft."" Back center: ""FOR/ President/ AND/ Vice President/ OF THE/ UNITED STATES"" Along edge: ""NATIONAL UNION REPUBLICAN CANDIDATES. 1869-1873.""
Material
gilding
ribbon (material)
silk (textile)
silver (metal)
Object type
Personal Symbol
Descriptive terms
gilding
MEDAL, POLITICAL
medals
Ribbon
ribbon (material)
Silk
silk (textile)
silver (metal)
Silver Gilt
People and organizations
Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885
Accession Number
1995.468.2
Credit Line
Bequest of Elsie Allen
GUSN
10404

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