Medalet promoting William Henry Harrison for president, 1840. Brass. Unlisted variant of DeWitt WHH 1840-50.
OBV: Military bust of Harrison to 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.
Struck on a slightly larger and thinner flan, this Harrison campaign token is not recorded by DeWitt. There are slight variations from any of the several listed issues, and unlike most examples it is not holed. Grades XF+ approaching AU.