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Temperance Medal


Accession Number

01.139

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Collections

Americas

Classifications

Medals

Obv: HOW SWEET FROM THE GREE(N) MOSSY BRIM TO RECEIVE IT / AS POISED ON THE CURB (around a man in a wide brimmed hat drinking from a bucket at a well, on the well is a B at the bottom) / IT / INCLINED TO MY LIPS below. The medal is holed at the top through the N in GREEN.
Rev: PLEDGED TO USE NO INTOXICATING DRINKS AS A BEVERAGE around TEMPERANCE / LEADS TO / HEALTH WEALTH / HAPPINESS / AND LONG LIFE / AWR below

Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins