1. Creator/Author:
  2. Costantino Affer (1)

President Lincoln Commemorative Medallion

Creator:
Costantino Affer
Location:
Italy, Milan
Origin Date:
1960-1965
Materials:
metal
Measurements:
overall: 3/16 in x 2 in
Item ID:
71.2009.082.0726
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum
Available for Viewing:
No
Category:
Three-dimensional Objects

Description

This commemorative medallion features a three-quarter profile of President Abraham Lincoln done in relief in silver-plated white metal. The sculptor's last name and location are engraved just above Lincoln's left shoulder. The reverse features a patriotic eagle with "President of the United States of America" around the above and Lincoln's dates in office 1861-1865 below. Part of the Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum