1865 MA Charitable Mechanics 10th Exhibition Medal

Approximate Current Value: $69

Diameter: 51.0 mm
Mintage/Proof: /
Weight: NA
Metal: Copper
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History, Information, and Value of 1865 Massachusetts Charitable Mechanic Association Tenth Exhibition Medal

This medal was commissioned by the Massachusetts Charitable Mechanic Association. The obverse displays a woman sitting and facing to the left. She is surrounded by various scientific and industrial tools. The legend around reads, “BE JUST AND FEAR NOT; F.N. MITCHELL SC.” The reverse displays a wreath surrounded by the legend along the outer edge of the medal. The legend reads, “AWARDED TO THE TENTH EXHIBITION 1865, MASSACHUSETTS CHARITABLE MECHANIC ASSOCIATION. FOUNDED 1795; INC. 1806.”