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Creator Role

designer issuer

Description

The medal's obverse depicts Abraham Lincoln walking in front of the Lincoln memorial. Its reverse features an image of the Lincoln Memorial statue.

Contributor

Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams

Approximate Creation Date

1864

Measurement

1 1/2 inches (diameter)

Materials and Techniques Display

metal

Inscription

obverse: WITH MALICE TOWARD NONE / 1809-1865 / FG reverse: WITH CHARITY FOR ALL / NUMISMATIC NEWS / CELEBRATES / 25TH ANNIVERSARY / OF THE / LINCOLN MEMORIAL / ONE CENT / 1959-1984

Creation Location

Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)

Work Type

commemorative medal

Class

Article

Rights

Copyright protected by Mississippi State University Libraries. Use of materials from this collection beyond the exceptions provided for in the Fair Use and Educational Use clauses of the U.S. Copyright Law may violate federal law. Permission to publish or reproduce is required.

ID

2460.1

Current Location

Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)

Repository

Mississippi State University Libraries

Digital Publisher

Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version).

Contact Information

For more information about the contents of this collection, email sp_coll@library.msstate.edu.

Lincoln Memorial Cent 25th Anniversary Set/Numismatic News

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