George Brinton McClellan Campaign Token

Unknown American, American

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1864

Brass

Overall: 13/16 in. (2 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Ralph Becker, Father of William Becker, Class of 1964

165.31.31598

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Communication Artifacts: Documentary Artifact

Classification

American History

Not on view

Inscription

obv: [At top, semi-circle of 13 stars] inscribed, at bottom: 1863 / LITTLE MACK; [at center, bust facing left, enclosed in laurel wreath] rev: inscribed: McCLELLAN / MEDAL / FOR / ONE CENT [Star to right and left]

Provenance

Collected by Raph E. Becker (1907-1994), father of William W. Becker, Class of 1964; given to present collection, 1965.

Old Number

1864-31

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