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Numismatics
Artist, possibly by: George Hampden Lovett, American, 1824–1894

Civil War Medal on the Bombardment of Fort Sumpter

1861

Silver

19.49 g, 12:00, 33.7 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Irving Dillaye-Vann, B.A. 1897
2001.87.26163
Geography: 
Made in United States
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

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

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