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Medal and Button

Period:
Meiji period (1868–1912)
Date:
late 19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
White ribbon with red borders
Dimensions:
a: 4 5/8 × 1 7/8 in. (11.7 × 4.8 cm) b: 1/2 × 7/16 in. (1.3 × 1.1 cm)
Classification:
Medals
Credit Line:
Gift of Edward D. Adams and Jacob H. Schiff, 1906
Accession Number:
06.429a, b
Not on view
Japanese Government , Yokohoma (1905; sold to Schiff and Adams) ; Edward D. Adams , New York and Jacob Schiff, New York (1906; donated to MMA)
New York. American Numismatic Society. "Exhibition Tracing the Developement of Medallic Art in Japan," March 24, 1990–April 30, 1990.

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