Horatio Seymour and Francis Preston Blair, Jr. Campaign Token

Unknown American, American

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1868

Brass

Overall: 1 1/8 in. (2.8 cm)

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

165.31.31601

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Communication Artifacts: Documentary Artifact

Classification

American History

Not on view

Inscription

obv: Inscribed, at left: SEYMOUR; inscribed, at right: & BLAIR; inscribed, at bottom: 1868 [enclosing jugate busts of Seymour and Blair facing left rev: inscribed: GENERAL / ANMESTY / UNIFORM / CURRENCY / EQUAL TAXES / & / EQUAL RIGHTS [Enclosed in oak and olive wreath]

Provenance

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

Old Number

1868-7

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