Isaac Shelby medal, United States, 1824

Description (Brief):

One (1) Isaac Shelby medal

Description (Brief)

United States, 1824

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Bust of Governor Isaac Shelby facing right.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: GOVERNOR ISAAC SHELBY. / FURST.F.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Battle scene including calvalry and soldiers on foot.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: BATTLE OF THE THAMES. OCTO. 5. 1813. / RESOLUTION OF CONGRESS APRIL 4. 1818. / FURST.F.

Date Made: 1824

Obverse Engraver: Furst, MoritzReverse Engraver: Furst, MoritzManufacturer: United States Mint

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: 1991.0009.0634Catalog Number: 1991.0009.0634Accession Number: 1991.0009

Object Name: Medal

Physical Description: struck (overall production method)bronze (overall metal)circular (overall shape)Measurements: overall: .45 cm x 6.5 cm; 3/16 in x 2 9/16 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-8297-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1098215

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