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Photo credit: Yale University Art Gallery
Subject: Abraham Lincoln, American, 1809–1865
Designer: William Leggett Bramhall, American, 1839–1902
Manufacturer: Scovill Manufacturing Company, American, incorporated 1850

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Campaign Medal

1860

Brass

5.95 g, 12:00, 24 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Irving Dillaye-Vann, B.A. 1897
2001.87.3460
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Status: 
On view
Provenance: 

Irving Dillaye-Van, to about 1938; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., 1938–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

Helen A. Cooper et al., Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness: American Art from the Yale University Art Gallery, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2008), 145–46, no. 84, ill.

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