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Object Name Medal, Commemorative
Other Name Annual Assay
Object Number 1880.2.2
Collection Rutherford B. Hayes
Description silver; obverse side has a picture of a R. B. Hayes (bust), in relief; inscription on this side reads "ANNUAL ASSAY 1880 THE MINT OF THE UNITED STATES"; the reverse side shows a woman kneeling and lighting a lamp; inscription on this side reads: "EFFICACI DO MANUS SCIENTIAE PHILADELPHIA"; initials "C.E.B." on line below woman's foot
Date 1880
Year Range from 1880.0
Dimensions Dia-1.339 inches
Material metal
Made by U. S. Mint
Provenance this silver medallion is part of President Hayes' collection of annual assays
Search Terms Rutherford B. Hayes
Annual Assay
U. S. Mint
silver medallion
silver