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Object Name Medal, Commemorative
Other Name Annual Assay
Object Number 1880.2.1
Collection Rutherford B. Hayes
Description bronze; obverse side has a picture of a R. B. Hayes (bust), in relief; reverse side has a picture of a woman kneeling on one knee, in relief; inscription on one side reads "ANNUAL ASSAY 1880 THE MINT OF THE UNITED STATES" and on the other "EFFICACI DO MANUS SCIENTIAE PHILADELPHIA"; initials on the banner "C.E.B."
Date 1880
Year Range from 1880.0
Dimensions Dia-1.339 inches
Material metal
Made by U. S. Mint
Provenance part of President Hayes' collection of annual assays. this bronze one was sent to Lucy Hayes by A. Loudon Snowden of Philadelphia, PA.
People Snowden, A. Loudon
Search Terms Rutherford B. Hayes
Annual Assay
A. Loudon Snowden