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Philadelphia Centennial Exhibition

Artist:
William Barber (1807–1879)
Date:
1876
Medium:
Bronze and gold leaf
Dimensions:
Diam. 2 1/4 in. (5.7 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. F. S. Wait, 1907
Accession Number:
07.251.69
Not on view
Inscription: [on the obverse]: IN COMMEMORATION OF THE HUNDRETH ANNIVERSARY OF AMERICAN INDEPENDENCE / ACT OF CONGRESS JUNE 1874; 1876; [on the reverse]: THESE UNITED COLONIES ARE, AND OF RIGHT OUGHT TO BE, FREE AND INDEPENDENT STATES; 1776
Mr. and Mrs. F. S. Wait (until 1907)
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