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Roberts Medal.

Ob. A shield bordered with laurel on which rest two guns upright with an eagle displayed above. At top a ribbon on which, GENERAL EXCELLENCE Below, a ribbon for name of recipient. In field, PRESENTED / BY / HON. ERNEST W. ROBERTS / TO

Rx. Plain. 33 x 30 mm. Copper. By Bent & Bush. Bar = ROBERTS MEDAL Founded in 1914 and presented annually in gold to company with best record.

† 1382

Ob. In double wreath the arms of Massachusetts.

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Rx. In double wreath SERVICE All hangs from eagle. Bronze. 1st bar = SERVICE IN WAR 2nd bar number of years 3d bar MASSACHUSETTS Every five years a new bar is added. Issued by Col. Thomas F. Edmands in 1890.

1383

A cross patee with, in field, a raised circle on which, SHARPSHOOTER / . . M. V. M. * In field, arms of Massachusetts. Bar date. Issued by Gen. William H. Brigham.

1384

Ob. A soldier extended on ground shooting to right.

Rx. Plain. Brass. Bar = M. V. M. / SHARPSHOOTER / date [1886]. Issued by Col. William A. Chase. 1385 On flat shield MVм on gun. A raised laurel wreath with in centre a white target. Bar = SHARPSHOOTER Only two issued. 1386

A shield with raised edge. Silver with in field a blue enamel shield edged with gold with Indian, star and crest in gold. At sides of shield a label with motto of Massachusetts. Medal hangs by chains from bar on which a white and gold enameled target, below which EXPERT / date [1906]. 28 × 37 mm. By Hayes Broth1387 Same, but no raised edge. By Bent & Bush. Issued by Gen. Curtis Guild. 1388

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A latin cross radiate. In centre a raised field on which MASS.
VOLUNTEER MILITIA * In field, floreate shield of Massachusetts.
1st bar
= STATE TEAM 2nd bar = date.

1389

1st Regiment.

On the white diamond of the 2nd Div. 3rd Corps, Army of the
Potomac a raised medallion with gold rim and in gold letters,
VIGILANTIA /. MASSACHUSETTS on blue ground. In field 1 in gold
on sunken crimson ground.

1390

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8th Regiment. Essex Infantry.

Ob. Star of regiment enclosing band marked REGIMENT INFANTRY On shield in lower part of band 8 In field E IR in monogram. Rx. Plain. 28 mm. Irregular. Bronze. By N. G. Wood & Sons. † 1391

9th Regiment.

Ob. In circle SEMPER PARATUS / ornament M. v. M. ornament. In field, REGIMENT Over IX in monogram.

Rx. Plain. 33 mm. Irregular. Bronze. By Dorrety.

† 1392

43rd Regiment.

Ob. United States shield on which tablet with square and compasses and G. The shield rests on glory of United States flags. Above, on ribbon, 43rd REG M. V. M. Below, two crossed swords. Signed, EDLER

Rx. NEW BERNE / NORTH CAROLINA / on band MCCLELLAN LODGE / on band under DISPENSATION FROM / M. E. GRAND LODGE / OF / MASSACHUSETTS / 1863. Silver.

1393

49th Regiment. See 1869.

MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND YOUNG MEN'S CHRIS

TIAN ASSOCIATION.

Ob. On laurel spray to left a band inscribed MASS. & R. I. / Y. M. C. A. / STATE MEET Below, JUNE / 1911 between triangle inscribed MIND BODY SPIRIT and a winged foot.

Rx. Plain. 33 × 25 mm. Bronze. By Dieges & Clust.

† 1394

MINUTE MEN OF '61.

In a gilt frame a white enameled field on which in black a representation of a shield-shaped medal and bar. On medal MINUTE MEN of 61 and soldier. Bar = FIRST CALL On ribbon, 50th ANNIVERSARY OF MASS. ASSOCIATION OF MINUTE MEN APRIL 5th 1911 BOSTON MASS A badge.

1395

OMAHA.

Ob. Arms of Massachusetts.

Rx. TRANS. MISSISSIPPI & INTERNATIONAL EXPOSITION /* OMAHA * In field, MASSACHUSETTS / DELEGATION / JULY 6th 1898. 39 mm. Bronze.

† 1396

PHILADELPHIA.

Ob. CENTENNIAL CONSTITUTIONAL. CELEBRATION. / PHILADELPHIA 1887. In circle arms of Massachusetts.

Rx. Plain. 44 mm. Bronze.

† 1397

PRESIDENT WILSON'S RECEPTION. February 24, 1919.
Ob. Arms of Massachusetts with motto.

Rx. Blank.

40 × 30 mm. Gold. Gold. A shield with beaded edge on obverse. Badge worn by Committee of the General Court.

† 1398

PYTHIAN SISTERS.

Ob. Faneuil Hall with in field to left insignia. Below, PYTHIAN

SISTERS OF MASSACHUSETTS

Rx. Plain. 31 mm. Brass. By Whitehead Hoag Co.

1399

ROYAL ARCH.

Grand Chapter.

Ob. GRAND ROYAL ARCH CHAPTER OF MASSACHUSETTS. /* MARCH 13, 1798. *

Rx. ?

40 mm. Trial impression in lead.

† 1400

Ob. A triangle containing radiant triple Tau. At sides of triangle,

GRAND CHAPTER MASS.

Rx. Plain. 30 mm. Concave. White metal. Bar = BALTIMORE / 1897 incused.

1401

St. Matthew's Chapter.

Ob. ST. MATTHEW'S / ROYAL ARCH CHAPTER A circle with vacant field.

RÃ. CHARTERED DEC. 15 / ONE PENNY Label for name with above in scroll, 1809 and below, an ornament. 29 mm.

1402

Ob. As last.

Rx. In circle, ONE / PENNY 29 mm.

1403

Ob. As last.

Rr. ONE / PENNY Between chisel and mallet a keystone. 29 mm.

1404

Ob. As last.

Rx. Between chisel and mallet a keystone. 29 mm.

1405

SAIL ON.

Ob. MASSACHUSETTS A pine tree.

Rr. “SAIL ON O UNION STRONG AND GREAT" Us in monogram with above 1776 and below 1876 21 x 19 mm. Oval. Silver. Very rare. Plate XXI.

† 1406

Ob. On red enamel circle ENSE PETIT PLACIDAM SUB LIBERTATE QUIETEM. in gold. In white sunken field a mailed arm with sword in gold.

Rx. On white enamel field. SAIL ON O UNION STRONG AND GREAT. / 1876 In depressed blue field a pine tree in gold. 23 × 16 mm. Oval. 4 mm. thick in gold rim. These two medals were prepared by the Women's Centennial Committee, Boston.

† 1407

ST. LOUIS.

Ob. Arms of Massachusetts.

Rx. LOUISIANA PURCHASE EXPOSITION ST LOUIS MO. /* In field, MASSACHUSETTS / . / DELEGATION / SEPTEMBER 17. / 1904. 38 mm. Bronze.

† 1408

SHELDON, H. B.

Sutler 14th Regiment Heavy Artillery.

Check for 25 cents.

Check for 50 cents.
Check for $1.

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1411

SOCIETY OF THE CINCINNATI. MASSACHUSETTS BRANCH.

Ob. Eagle of order. At sides upright 1783 1883

Rx. SOCIETY OF THE CINCINNATI / 1783 Laurel and oak wreath with field vacant. 35 mm. Bronze.

1412

TENNESSEE.

Ob. Arms of Massachusetts.

Rx. TENNESSEE CENTENNIAL EXPOSITION, NASHVILLE, cross In field, MASSACHUSETTS / DELEGATION / SEPT 23rd 1897 38 mm. Bronze.

† 1413

THE MASSACHUSETTS SOCIETY FOR THE PREVENTION OF CRUELTY TO ANIMALS.

Ob. THE MASSACHUSETTS SOCIETY FOR THE PREVENTION OF CRUELTY TO ANIMALS cross. Design of Society in circle.

Rx. Plain. 38 mm. Silver. Bar = AWARDED FOR / HUMANITY Plate XXVI. † 1414

Ob. ORATORY / HUMANE / EDUCATION

Rx. Plain. Silver. Bar = ANGELL PRIZE A badge. engraved, The American Humane Education Society. M. S. F. T. P. C. A.

UNDERWOOD, WILLIAM.

Sutler 57th Regiment of Massachusetts.

Paper check for 5 cents.

Paper check for 10 cents.

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UNITED STATES VOLUNTEERS. 1898.

Ob. UNITED STATES VOLUNTEER /. 1898. In depressed field, arms of Massachusetts.

Rx. Plain. 28 mm. Bronze. Bar

1st CLASS MARKSMAN † 1418 Same, with bar 2nd CLASS MARKSMAN Same, with bar 3rd CLASS MARKSMAN Same, with bar

† 1419 † 1420 † 1421

= SHARPSHOOTER

VOLUNTEER AND OTHER MEDALS.

Three Months Volunteer.

Ob. A soldier erect. To rear a tent.

VICKSBURG, 1903.

Ob. Arms of Massachusetts.

Rx. DEDICATION OF MONUMENT / NOVEMBER 1903 In field, To THE / 29th. 35th and 38th / MASSACHUSETTS / VOLUNTEERS / WAR OF THE REBELLION / VICKSBURG/. 38 mm. Bronze. † 1422

On back, Given by 1415

5th Massachusetts Infantry.

Ob. A gold star. MASS. FIFTH REGIMENT CO. F
Rx. FORT CARROLL

1416

1417

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Rx. Plain. White metal. Ribbon = ASSOCIATION OF MASS. 3 / MOS. VOLS. OF 1861

1423

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