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Zachary Taylor Indian Peace Medal
Date: Probably 1850
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Medium: Gilt bronze
Dimensions: Overall (Medal): 3 in. (7.6 cm)
Place made: North America, United States
Description: Gilt bronze struck medal with obverse showing draped bust of Zachary Taylor facing left with legend: "ZACHARY TAYLOR PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES/1849." Reverse shows clasped hands below crossed peace pipe and tomahawk; legend: "PEACE/AND/FRIENDSHIP."
Credit Line: Estate of Henry O. Havemeyer
Object Number: 1966.122
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