Exhibit#1 Brookgreen Collection
McKinley-Hobart Inaugural Medal

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Record 1008/1203
Copyright Statement
Accession# 2006.014
Collection Art Objects
Credit line Gift of John O. Sands
Description A round (1 3/4 -inch diameter) bronze medal with yellow silk ribbon (2 x 1 1/2 inch) woven with the American flag and the word, "Floor." The medal is attached to the ribbon by a metal bar inscribed: " Inauguration March 4, 1897." The pin bar across the top of the ribbon depicts the US Capitol. The medal obverse depict profile portraits of President William McKinley and Vice President Garret A. Hobart, encircled by a wreath design with the names of the 32 states. The reverse depicts the Seal of the United States framed by a ribbon with the names of the original 13 colonies.
Object ID S.2006.014
Object Name Medal
Recfrom John O. Sands
Sub-category Art
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