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Thomas Jefferson medal
  • United States
  • Thomas Jefferson medal, 1801
  • Where object was made: United States
  • bronze
  • Object Diameter: 7.5 cm
    Object Diameter: 2 15/16 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1955.0006
Multimedia
Description

Recto: Bust of man (Thomas Jefferson) facing left wearing ruffled shirt, button up coat, and has long hair in back. Text surrounds image.

Verso: Image of two hands shaking. Text at top, center, and bottom. Pipe and hatchet crossed at TC. Sleeve on right has eagle design and sleeve on left has stripe design.