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Catalog Number M-J35-1
Object Name Medal, Commemorative
Title Medal of Tribute to Thomas Jefferson
Artist Unknown
Date 1903
Description Obverse: profile portrait of Thomas Jefferson; "TRIBUTE TO THE AUTHOR OF THE DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE 1776" around perimeter.
Reverse: "We hold these/ truths to be self evident/ that all men/ are created equal/ that they are endowed by/ their creator with/ certain inalienable rights/ that among these/ are life liberty and/ the pursuit of /happiness" in center and "The Thos. Jefferson Memorial Association of The United States 1903" around perimeter.
Material Bronze
Dimensions D-0.125 Dia-1.5 inches
Credit line American Philosophical Society
Search Terms 20th century
twentieth century
Founding Father