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Commemorative medal

Description

Commemorative medal w/ inscription: "RAINBOW ROUTE/ SILVERTON RAILROAD"; inscription on blue painted ribbon decoration around scene of city w/ railroad.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1890
Inscriptions
Impressed on back: ""?/ Patience Stapleton/ Complimentary/ Until Dec 31st 1890/ Otis Meaes (?)/ PRESIDENT/ (?) 98""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
plate (material)
silver (metal)
Object type
Documentary Artifact
Descriptive terms
commemoratives
MEDAL, COMMEMORATIVE
medals
plate (material)
Railroad
railroads
Silver
silver (metal)
Souvenir
souvenirs
People and organizations
Silverton Railroad
Dimensions
1.75 x 1.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.4881
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
23927

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