Medalet promoting William Henry Harrison for president, 1840. Brass. DeWitt WHH 1840-54. Holed for suspension. OBV: Civilian bust of Harrison to three-quarter left; inscription around, MAJ: GENl. W. H. HARRISON BORN FEB. 8. 1773. REV: Center, log cabin with flag flying from the roof and large cider barrel right; inscription above, THE PEOPLES CHOICE; below, IN THE YEAR 1840.
Uncommon civilian portrait variant, scarcer than the more commonly found military bust log cabin tokens. Choice, higher grade example.
Note: Natural patina may vary from example shown.