Henry Clay Commemorative Medal (from Hall of Fame for Great Americans at New York University Medal Series)
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The medal's obverse design features a bust image of Henry Clay, an American lawyer and statesman. The reverse design depicts Clay standing with his proper right hand outstretched at his side. In his proper left hand he holds a document. An eagle soars through the sky in the scene's background.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
1 3/4 inches (diameter)
Materials and Techniques Display
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obverse: 1777 / 1832 / HENRY CLAY / JOHN TERKEN, Sc. [inscription] reverse: THE HALL OF FAME FOR GREAT AMERICANS AT NEW YORK UNIVERSITY 19©71 edge: MEDALLIC ART CO. N.Y. BRONZE
Clay, Henry, 1777-1852; New York University. Hall of Fame for Great Americans
[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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