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Medal: US Secret Society (Knights of Pythias)  1914
Medal: US Secret Society (Knights of Pythias) 1914

There are thousands of different types of medals and medallions minted by the Freemasons and other fraternal organizations and secret societies. You have the golden 50 year jubilee medal of the Knights of Pythias (see their website). The one in our picture would sell for $10 to $20 US.

According to Wikipedia, here are some Knights of Phythias that you might recognize:

William Jennings Bryan, U.S. Senator
Warren G. Harding, U.S. President
Hubert Humphrey, U.S. Vice President
Bob Jones, Sr., Evangelist
William McKinley, U.S. President
Nelson A. Rockefeller, U.S. Vice President
Franklin D. Roosevelt, U.S. President
Charles Schumer, U.S. Senator
Robert Byrd, U.S. Senator

Coin: 3522 , Genre: Medals
Requested by: , Sat, 27-Mar-2010 23:26:09 GMT
Answered by: Paul, Tue, 07-Jan-2014 01:47:15 GMT
Reviewed by CoinQuest. Appraisal ok., Sat, 02-Jan-2016 23:45:42 GMT
Requester description: 1864 it says anniv sary on it with the number 50 in big font over it below that there is a sheild with the letters f c b in it there is a knight with two weapons on that same side there is a bird on top of the knights head there are other details on that side of the coin but no more letters. on the other side of the coin it has a tower with a small person on top below the tower it says golden below that it says jubilee below that in a little bigger letters it has the letters kp on one side of the tower in has the date 1864 on the other side it has the date 1914 there are other details on this side of the coin but no more letters. the coin is not perfectly round but there is no chips in it.
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