Library Catalog - Kentucky Historical Society

Object Record

  • Email This Page
  • Send Feedback
Object Name Medal, Commemorative
Catalog Number 1920.1
Maker Wright, Charles Cushing
Date ca. 1853
Material(s) bronze
Dimensions H-3 W-3 D-0.25 inches
Description This commemorative medal of Henry Clay has a relief bust image of Clay on the front. Surrounding the image of Clay are inscriptions and a rope border and a ribbon that holds the bottom inscription. The reverse is a raised relief depicting a hand on top of a scroll that rests on a rock that reads "constitution." The top half of the reverse has inscriptions along the edge.
Collection Mary Page Collection
People Clay, Henry
Subjects Medals
Search Terms Medals
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS