William Barber (American, born England, 1807-1879). <em>Henry R. Linderman Medal</em>, ca. 1869. Silver-plated metal, 3 x 3 x 5/16 in. (7.6 x 7.6 x 0.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of M. Christman Zulli, 86.248.2. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 86.248.2_side1_cropped_bw.jpg)

Henry R. Linderman Medal

Artist:William Barber

Medium: Silver-plated metal

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1869

Dimensions: 3 x 3 x 5/16 in. (7.6 x 7.6 x 0.8 cm)


Museum Location: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor

Accession Number: 86.248.2

Image: 86.248.2_side1_cropped_bw.jpg,ruler in original

Catalogue Description:
Circular medal. Obverse: profile bust of bearded man (Henry Richard Linderman). Reverse: Wreath of laurel and oak leaves surround the words, "H.R. LINDERMAN / DIRECTOR / OF THE U.S. MINT, / FROM APRIL 1867, / -MAY 1869." CONDITION: Considerable wear and scratches, silver worn to expose base metal.

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