Early Lincoln Commemorative Gilt Surround c1865Early Lincoln Commemorative Gilt Surround c1865Early Lincoln Commemorative Gilt Surround c1865Early Lincoln Commemorative Gilt Surround c1865Early Lincoln Commemorative Gilt Surround c1865Early Lincoln Commemorative Gilt Surround c1865Early Lincoln Commemorative Gilt Surround c1865Early Lincoln Commemorative Gilt Surround c1865

One of the first posthumous medals produced commemorating the Presidency of Abraham Lincoln. This heavy medal was rushed into production soon after his death using design by Swiss sculptor Hugues Bovy. Original production used this gilt bronze bezel surmounted by an eagle. Note solder scars at top from fabrication. Later pieces lack the bezel to hang the medal. Medal is approx 60mm, overall 95mm high 68mm wide. Some deformation to medal bezel. Original gilding.

ITEM ID
17007
ITEM SIZE
95mm
TYPE
Fine
STYLE
Mourning
ITEM TYPE
Antique
COLOR
Bronze

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Early Lincoln Commemorative Gilt Surround c1865

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