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Daniel Parish, Jr. Award Medal

Object Name: Medal
Date: 1890
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Medium: Bronze; cardboard, paper
Dimensions: Overall (medal): 1 13/16 in. (4.6 cm) Container (box): 1 7/8 × 1 7/8 × 9/16 in. (4.8 × 4.8 × 1.4 cm)
Place made: North America, United States
Description: Bronze struck medal with obverse showing nude bust of Daniel Parish facing left; legend: "DANIEL PARISH, JR." Reverse contains inscription at center enclosed by wreath of oak and laurel: "FROM HIS / FELLOW-NUMISMATISTS / IN GRATEFUL RECOGNITION / OF HIS ZEAL FOR AND / DEVOTION TO THE / SCIENCE."; surrounding legend: "ANNO SEXTO PRAESIDENTIAE SOCI. AMERI. NUMIS. ET ARCHAEOL. / MDCCCLXXXX." Medal is inset into cardboard box bottom.
Object Number: INV.3325
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Inscribed: Inscribed on box bottom, in black ink: "To / Daniel Parish Jr. / with / Compliments / of / B. Betts"