Medal - Washington Cabinet of Medals, United States of America, 1860 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 36547

Copper strike of the Washington Cabinet of Medals Medal issued by the United States of America, 1860.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 1976
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 60 mm (Diameter)

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Themes this item is part of: Numismatics & Philately Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: MEDALS
Secondary Classification: Commemorative
Tertiary Classification: american history
DateEra: 1860 AD
Obverse Description: A bust of Washington facing right; around, GEORGE WASHINGTON BORN FEB. 22 1732 DIED DEC. 14 1799.
Reverse Description: A pyramid shaped display of Washington medals with a bust at top; around, WASHINGTON CABINET OF MEDALS, U.S. MINT INAUGURATED FEB. 22 1860.
Edge Description: The edge is plain.
Shape: Round
Material: Copper
Issued By: United States of America
Mint: Philadelphia (Mint)
Person Depicted: President George Washington - United States Government

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