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  • Description
  • The reverse of the medal is stamped with an image of a fountain. This is a familiar image on such medals and typically symbolizes temperance as a fountain of health.The Washington Temperance Benevolent Society struck three different medals during the 1840's. All had an image of Washington stamped on the front but each had a different image or motto stamped on the back (Source: Coin and Currency Collections in the Department of Special Collecti... more
    The reverse of the medal is stamped with an image of a fountain. This is a familiar image on such medals and typically symbolizes temperance as a fountain of health.The Washington Temperance Benevolent Society struck three different medals during the 1840's. All had an image of Washington stamped on the front but each had a different image or motto stamped on the back (Source: Coin and Currency Collections in the Department of Special Collections University of Notre Dame Libraries website). less
  • Format
  • Medal
    Scanned from original item at 800 dpi saved in TIFF format, resized and enhanced using Adobe Photoshop, and imported as JPEG2000 using Contentdm software's JPEG2000 Extension. 2009
    21 mm. diam