Exhibit#1 Brookgreen Collection
Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition Medal

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Record 1013/1203
Copyright Statement
Accession# 2006.019a
Collection Art Objects
Credit line Gift of John O. Sands
Description The obverse of a round (1 1/4 inch diameter) bronze medal depicts three female figures surrounding a profile portrait of W. H. Seward with the inscription: "Alaska- Yukon - Pacific Exposition." The reverese depicts the seal of Seattle with the inscription : The Seal of the City of Seattle / 1909." The medal is accompanied by its original envelope printed in part: " This is to certify that the Medal contained in this envelope is the Official Commemorative Medal of the Alaska - Yukon - Pacific Exposition, manufactured by the United States Mint in the Government Building, Alaska - Yukon - Pacific Exposition Grounds, Seattle, Washington, 1909." The second example is the same as the first, but has no envelope.
Object ID S.2006.019a
Object Name Medal
Recfrom John O. Sands
Sub-category Art
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