James Blaine: Unlisted
James Blaine: Unlisted 'Born 1830' Washington bust token

James Blaine: Unlisted "Born 1830" Washington bust token

Price: $50.00
Medalet promoting James G. Blaine for president, 1884.
Catalog No: 20489
Availability: In Stock.
SIZE: 26 mm
GRADE: Choice/AU

Medalet promoting James G. Blaine for president, 1884. Gilt brass. Unlisted variant of DeWitt JGB 1884-18 (listed version omits engraver mark). Holed for suspension. OBV: Bust of Blaine to left, inscription around, JAMES G. BLAINE; G.B.SOLEY PHILA (engraver) below. Rev: Inscription around, REPUBLICAN CANDIDATE FOR PRESIDENT 1884, enclosing BORN 1830/ IN, small bust of Washington, CO./ PENNA.

In giving Blaine's place of birth, this token cleverly associates him with the nation's first president. Bright, high grade example.

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