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Medal: Holland Society of New York
Date: 1904
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Medium: Bronze
Dimensions: Overall: 1 3/4 in. (4.4 cm)
Place made: North America, United States, Philadelphia
Description: Bronze struck medal with obverse showing two female allegorical figures, Liberty, at left, and America, at right, shaking hands, with pedestal at center decorated with caduceus; legend around border: "MEDAL STRUCK BY THE UNITED PROVINCES OF THE NETHERLANDS 1782 IN HONOR OF AMERICAN INDEPENDENCE/LIBERA/SOROR."; inscripion in exergue: "SOLEMNI DECR. AGN./10 APR MDCCLXXXII." Reverse shows unicorn reclining against rocks with his horn broken; legend around border: "PRESENTED BY THE HOLLAND SOCIETY OF NEW YORK JANUARY 1904"; inscription in exergue: "SUB CALLIAE/AUSPICIIS."
Object Number: 1977.44
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Marks: Inscription: reverse, on exergual line, at left: "B.B.& B. Co. PHILADELPHIA"