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Medal, Commemorative

Description

Brass medal (.1) in original box (.2ab). Medal depicts Charles William Eliot in profile relief. Green cardboard box with gold lettering and red velvet interior.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1907
Inscriptions
"Charles William Eliot President of Harvard University/Leon Deschamps" (Engraved)
"Medal/of/Charles William Eliot/President of Harvard University/Designed By Leon Deschamps/Executed by the French Mint/1907" (printed)
Location of origin
France
Material
brass (alloy)
cardboard
velvet (fabric weave)
Object type
Documentary Artifacts; Memorabilia
Descriptive terms
brass (alloy)
cardboard
Commemorative
Medal, Commemorative
medals
velvet (fabric weave)
People and organizations
Eliot, Charles William, 1834-1926
Harvard University
Dimensions
3 1/8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2004.25.2.1-.2AB
Credit Line
Gift of Joanne Tuttle
GUSN
313384

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