The obverse of the medal features a portrait of George Washington with the inscription “GEORGE WASHINGTON PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES 1789” centered along the border of the medal.
The reverse of the medal features the “PEACE AND FRIENDSHIP” symbol with two hands clasped in token of amity. On the cuff of the left wrist are three stripes with buttons, each button carrying the American eagle; the other wrist is bare. Above the hands, the pipe of peace and the tomahawk are crossed over each other.
Design: Obverse – Pierre Simon Duvivier; Reverse – John Reich
Place Minted: Philadelphia Mint (no mint mark)
Composition: 90% Copper & 10% Zinc
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