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Maker: Unknown

Medal of the Society of the Cincinnati

1790–1800

Gold with enamel, silk ribbon

4.45 cm (1 3/4 in.)
Gift of Alan McLane, Jr., B.A. 1950
1950.693
Geography: 
Made in United States
Culture: 
American
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Alan Mclane, Jr., to 1950; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

Kathryn C. Buhler and Graham Hood, American Silver in the Yale University Art Gallery, 2 vols. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1970), vol. 2, p. 271, no. 1027.

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