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Chester A. Arthur Indian Peace Medal
Date: 1883-1885
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Medium: Bronze
Dimensions: Overall: 3 x 2 5/16 in. ( 7.6 x 5.9 cm )
Place made: North America, United States
Description: Oval bronze struck medal with obverse depicting nude bust of Chester Arthur with legend: "CHESTER A. ARTHUR / PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES / 1881". Reverse depicts settler and Native American in front of log cabin and farm scene; wreath encircling crossed peace pipe and tomahawk below exergual line; inscription: "PEACE" above scene.
Object Number: 1160
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Marks: Obverse marked below bust truncation, at left: "C.E. BARBER F."; reverse, on exergual line, at right: "M"