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Object Medal, Prize
Date 1808
Description Silver medal with bow pendant similar to a watch. Engraved with a helmeted and mailed figure placing laurel wreath on youth's head, ribbon over figure reads SUNT SUA PRAEMIA LAUDI engraved on it. Reverse engraved "George Buchanan obtained this medal for the superiority of his answering in Latin at Rev. Mr. Coltons School, William Street July 14, 1808"
Diameter (inches) 1.75
Related People Buchanan, George
Credit line Gift of Mrs. Stanley B. Ineson
Catalog Number 1971.59