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A small, flat piece of metal bearing a design commemorating a person or event and produced in multiple copies; usually it resembles an outsize coin, with a profile portrait on one side (the obverse) ...
obverse

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The face carrying the principal design on a two-sided object such as a coin or medal; the other side is known as the reverse.
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The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms (2 ed.)

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2010
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Art & Architecture
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The back of a *medal or coin, subordinate to the *obverse.

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