White metal Medal, United States, 1732 - 1799. 1940.100.1005

obverse
Obverse: GEORGE WASHINGTON UNITED STATES OF AMERICA - bust
reverse
Reverse: THE CRYSTAL PALACE FOR THE EXHIBITION OF THE INDUSTRY OF ALL NATIONS NEW YORK 1853|PRESIDENT THEODORE SEDWICK ARCHITECTS|MESSRS CARSTENSEN andGILDEMEISTER LENGHT 365 FEET WIDTH 365 FEET HEIGHT OF DOME 148 FEET GLAZED SURFACE 206,000 SUP FEET OCCUPIES ACRES OF GROUND ESTIMETED VALUE 450,000 - view of the Crystal Palace