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Honorand: Elmer Ephraim Ellsworth, American, 1837–1861
Manufacturer: Abbott and Company, American, w. c. 1860–1861

Mourning medal for Col. Elmer E. Ellsworth

1861

Gilt tin, melainotype, and silk

3.9 g, 12:00, 25.5 mm including ribbon
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Bequest of Whitehead Cornell Duyckinck, B. A. 1865
2001.87.3444
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Status: 
On view
Provenance: 

Whitehead Cornell Duyckinck, to about 1933; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., from about 1933 to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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