Johnston Blakeley medal, United States, 1820

Description (Brief):

One (1) Johnston Blakeley medal

Description (Brief)

United States, 1820

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Bust of Captain Johnston Blakeley facing right.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: JOHNSTON BLAKELEY REIP. FAED. AM. NAV. WASP DUX / FURST.F.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Naval battle scene between the Wasp and the Reindeer.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: EHEU! BIS VICTOR PATRIA TUA TE LUGET PLAUDITO. / FURST.F. / INTER WASP NAV. AMERI. ET REINDEER NAV. ANG. DIE XXVIII JUNIUS MDCCCXIV

Date Made: 1820

Manufacturer: United States MintObverse Engraver: Furst, MoritzReverse Engraver: Furst, Moritz

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United StatesPlace Of Issue: United States

Related Event: War of 1812

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1991.0009.0603Catalog Number: 1991.0009.0603Accession Number: 1991.0009

Object Name: Medal

Physical Description: struck (overall production method)bronze (overall metal)circular (overall shape)Measurements: overall: .47 cm x 6.51 cm; 3/16 in x 2 9/16 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-4b13-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1097719

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