Daniel Webster Commemorative Medal

Charles Cushing Wright, American, 1796 - 1854




Overall: 3 1/16 × 3 1/16 × 5/16 in. (7.7 × 7.7 × 0.8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of J. Eric Engstrom, Class of 1965, in memory of Frederick Dold, Class of 1925, and Horace Carver, Class of 1928



Place Made: United States, North America


19th century

Object Name

Sculpture: Medal

Research Area


Not on view


Obverse: Inscribed, left edge: DANIEL; inscribed, right edge: WEBSTER.; inscribed, bottom edge: C.C.WRIGHT.D&F. Reverse: Inscribed, left to right edge, within wreath: LIBERTY AND UNION, NOW AND FOREVER, ONE AND INSEPARABLE.; inscribed, beneath column: I STILL LIVE; inscribed, beneath landscape: MEADE.BROS.DAG: F.W.GREEN.PUB:


J. Henri Ripstra (1881–1961), Chicago Auction February 13–15, 1975 Lot 898, Coates Agency–Fort Wayne, Indiana; sold to J. Eric Engstrom, Class of 1965, Wichita, KS; given to present collection, 2019.

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