Commemorative Medal

Object number
24.1.12
Creator
Unknown
Date
circa 1753
Description
Order of the Cincinnatus insignia. Right-facing polychromed enamel eagle, attached to green and white ribbons with button attachment. Insignia was owned by George Champlin Mason, inherited by his son, George Champlin Mason, Jr. On face: "Societas Cincinnatorum Instituta Ad 1753", on verso: "Servare Rempub Omnia Reliquit".
Materials
fabric
metal
enamel
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Sarah Borie Mason in memory of her husband George C. Mason Jr. and his father George C. Mason.
Object Type
commemorative medals
Subjects
Society of Cincinatti, The
Related People & Organizations
Mason, George Champlin (associated)