George Washington Mechanical Perpetual Calendar Medal

The obverse of with George Washington on horseback, with the legend, “ The Father of Our Country.” Engraved by Peter H. Jacobus, with initials, "P H J" in the grass below Washington's horse. Jacobus engraved this die in 1858 for a storecard issued by S.J. Bestor. The die was then used to produce this calendar medal. This piece is in choice condition, with good detail, fine patination and color on both sides, and the dial on the reverse turns smoothly.

Date: 1858
Origin American
Artist/Maker Peter H. Jacobus
Measurements 1 5/16" D
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