Robert E. Lee Medal - Scarce copper disc medal in near mint condition. The obverse has a relief image of the recumbent Robert E. Lee Monument in the center. "BORN JANY 19TH 1807" is printed in raised letters along the upper edge of the medal. "DIED OCT 12TH 1870" is printed along the bottom edge of the medal. The reverse has laurel wreath in relief around the perimeter. The center has the following printed in raised letters, "IN MEMORIAM / UNVEILING STATUE OF / GEN. R. E. LEE / LEXINGTON, VA. / JUNE 28TH 1883."
Inventory Number: POL 031