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Centennial of the Reaper medal
  • United States
  • Centennial of the Reaper medal, 1931
  • Where object was made: United States
  • bronze
  • Object Diameter: 3.4 cm
    Object Diameter: 1 5/16 in
  • Gift of International Harvester Co., J.L. Tomkins
  • Not on display
  • 1945.0011.c

Recto: Three quarter, bust of male figure (identified as Cyrus Hall McCormick, inventor of the reaper). He has a beard and is wearing a jacket.

Verso: Two figures, one on ground and one on horse useing a reaper.