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A. Loudon Snowden Mint and Treasury Medallion
Date: 1881-1910
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Medium: Bronze
Dimensions: Overall (diameter): 3 1/8 in. (8 cm)
Place made: North America, United States
Description: Bronze struck medallion with obverse depicting nude bust of Snowden facing right with date below "1879" and legend: "A.LOUDON SNOWDEN." Reverse depicts United States Mint building with legend above: "THE MINT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA/PHIALDELPHIA."; inscription in exergue: "BUILT 1832,/RENDERED FIRE PROOF 1856."
Object Number: INV.4649
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Marks: Inscription: obverse, below bust truncation, at left: "C.E.BARBER F." Inscription: reverse, on exergual line, at lower right: "Paquet. F."