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Commemorative medal

2006.44.2725 (RS96976)

Description

Small medal with a red and white ribbon that attaches to a pin on the back. The medal has a blackened look but is mainly bronze colored. On the medal is a stamped picture of a house with two trees, one in front and one behind the house. On the back is a small "D" shaped manufacturerer label.

Details

Maker
The Whitehead & Hoag Co. (Manufacturer)
Inscriptions
"THE WHITEHEAD AND HOAC CO. / NEWARK N.J." (Engraved in the shape of a D)
"175TH ANNIVERSARY / 1763 1938 / GOVERNOR DUMMER / ACADEMY / SOUTH BYFIELD / MASSACHUSETTS" (Surrounds the picture of the house )
Location of origin
Newark, New Jersey
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Object type
Documentary Artifact
Places
New Jersey (United States)
Newark (Essex county, New Jersey)
Descriptive terms
Medal, Commemorative
medals
Dimensions
1 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.2725
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
194508

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