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The medal's obverse design depicts a bust portrait of William Penn, an early Quaker and founder of the Province of Pennsylvania. The reverse design features a ship (possibly the Canterbury Merchant) sailing on open water.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
1 3/4 inches (diameter)
Materials and Techniques Display
obverse: 1644 1718 / ERG / Wm Penn [facsimile signature] reverse: THE HALL OF FAME OF GREAT AMERICANS / AT NEW YORK UNIVERSITY / "THY GOD BRINGETH / THEE INTO A / GOOD LAND" / 19©66 edge: MEDALLIC ART CO. N.Y. BRONZE
coins & medals
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)
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