Obv: AWARDED TO H.H. TILBE in the center. around: MILLS PRIZE MEDAL 1885. in exergue: FOUNDED 1869. Rev: in the center RATIONE ALQUE ORATIONE, below: DISERTISSIMO DEDIT, HOC NUMISMA along upper periphery, along the lower border: COLLEGIUM SHURTLEFFENSE.
An attractive medal, in a clasped bezel, as jewelry. This college achievement medal was awarded to H.H. Tilbe, who graduated and went on to become a Baptist Missionary in Asia, where he wrote several noteworthy studies on various Buddhist sects.