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Cody Firearms Museum

Makers
H. Mitchell Company
Descriptions
metal 3340
Names
Other 2021
Subjects
urn Winchester Repeating Arms Co. New Haven Conn. U.S.A. 17 U.S. Centennial floral 651 tools 3 star 117 Man 252 Philadelphia, PA 2 wreath 2
Use
medals
Date:
1876
Dimensions:
Diameter: 3 in, H: .375 in
Credit Line:
Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection
Inscription:
Recto, beneath figure: H. MITCHELL CO. Verso: INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITON/PHILADELPHIA, MDCCCLXXV1. [inside wreath:] AWARDED BY/UNITED STATES/CENTENNIAL COMMISSION
Remarks:
Circular medal, metallic brown color. Recto: Star border broken with 4 classical images at top, bottom and each side. Classical image in center of seated, robed man with a wreath in his extended right arm. Building in right background, bust, urn, tools at left. Verso: Inscription borders edge, foliate wreath inside inscription another inscription inside wreath.
Accession Number:
1988.8.1248

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