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Centennial Reception Medal (To Aid St. John's Guild Floating Hospital)

Obv: Inscribed TO AID ST JOHN'S-GUILD'-FLOATING-HOSPITAL around a nude bust of Washington facing to the right and surrounded by thirteen stars with WOOD'S SERIES "C" NO.5 and G.H.L. below and the whole surrounded by a beaded rim. The "C" in the inscription looks like a modified "O". Rev:...

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Credit Line

Gift of the Boston Numismatic Society


Object Place

United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Baker 412B

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

White metal




Numismatics, Medals