Replica Henry Lee at Paulus Hook Medal, United States, 1976

Description (Brief)
One (1) Replica Henry Lee at Paulus Hook Medal (Comitia Americana)
United States (France), 1976
Obverse Image: Right- facing portrait bust of Lee in frock coat and vest.
Obverse Text: HENRICO / LEE / LEGIONIS / EQUIT / PRAEFECT / COMITIA / AMERICANA
Reverse Image: Ten lines of text.
Reverse Text: NON / OBSTANTIB / FLUMINIBUS / VALLIS / ASTUTIA / & / MANITAT / DEVINXIT. / IN / MEM / PUGN / AD / PAULUS / HOOK / DIE / XIX / AUG. / 1779
Location
Currently not on view
Date made
1976
original issue
1792
obverse engraver
Wright, Joseph
reverse engraver
Wright, Joseph
manufacturer
United States Mint
place made
United States
place of issue
United States
Physical Description
struck (overall production method)
pewter (overall metal)
circular (overall shape)
Measurements
overall: 38 mm; 1 1/2 in
ID Number
1984.0649.0023
catalog number
1984.0649.0023
accession number
1984.0649
catalog number
84.26.023
Credit Line
Govt Transfer: US DOTT USM
related event
Unlinked Event
See more items in
Armed Forces History: National Numismatic Collection
Comitia Americana
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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