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The medal's front design features an image of the American bald eagle with shield. At the medal's reverse, two intersecting palm fronts and a six-point star appear amid a an antislavery motto. Provenance note: Sold by Chuck Hand, Paris, Illinois. Original number: Lot 1, K-56.
Nova Numismatics. http://www.novanumismatics.com/numismatics-american-politics/the-barbary-coast-pirates-not-one-cent-for-slavery/ (accessed September 14, 2018).
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
15/16 inch (diameter)
Materials and Techniques Display
obverse: SUCCESS TO REPUBLICAN PRINCIPLES reverse: MILLIONS FOR FREEDOM / NOT / ONE / CENT / FOR SLAVERY / 1860
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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