Benjamin Harrison Presidential Campaign Log Cabin Medal
1888 Benjamin Harrison U.S. Presidential Campaign, “Log Cabin” Design Medalet within Brass Bezel, Extremely Fine.
Rare 1888 Benjamin Harrison U.S. Presidential Campaign “Log Cabin” design Medal, struck in white metal, measures 24mm or about 1” in diameter. It is enclosed in an ornate brass frame and measures just under 1.5" in diameter. The outer frame is marked on the back with the manufacturers name and reads "Schwaab S.& S. Co. Milwaukee, Wis.", it also has a ring at top for suspension. In addition, the medalet is engraved with the "Lords Prayer” enclosed in a wreath on the reverse. The Lords Prayer is very faint from years of wear yet still can be read. The medalet has nice original untouched patina. Unusual, rarely encountered design.