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George B. McClellan token

Creator:
unknown
Location:
unknown place made
Origin Date:
1864
Materials:
metal
Measurements:
overall: x x 1 in
Item ID:
71.2009.082.0374
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum
Available for Viewing:
No
Category:
Three-dimensional Objects

Description

Round gold 1864 presidential election token features George B. McClellan's profile and name embossed on the front. An eagle clutching a shield and arrows is embossed on the reverse, encircled by the Democratic party election motto, "The union must and shall be preserved." Part of The Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum