James A. Garfield and Chester A. Arthur Campaign Token

Unknown American, American

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1880

Brass

Overall: 1 in. (2.5 cm)

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

165.31.31603

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Communication Artifacts: Documentary Artifact

Classification

American History

Not on view

Inscription

obv: [Jugate heads facing left of Garfield and Arthur] rev: inscribed, around edge: J.A.GARFIELD / C.A.ARTHUR [Star to right and left, enclosing U.S. Shield with Diagonal band]; inscribed: UNION

Provenance

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

Old Number

1880-10

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