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Benjamin Harrison and Levi P. Morton Presidential Campaign Medal
Date: 1888
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Medium: Copper
Dimensions: Overall: 1 1/4 in. (3.2 cm)
Place made: North America, United States
Description: Copper die-struck medal with obverse depicting busts of Harrison and Morton within oval medallions facing each other; scroll inscribed "HARRISON/MORTON" above; two crossed American flags surmounted by eagle beneath. Reverse depicts eagle in glory of stars with stars and stirpes shield, holding in its talons a banderole inscribed "E PLURIBUS UNUM"; legend: "REPUBLICAN CANDIDATES/ 1888".
Object Number: 1966.73
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"If Elected: Campaigning for the Presidency," New-York Historical Society, June 22-November 3, 2004.