Henry Lee at Paulus Hook , United States, 1880 (U.S. Mint copy dies 1880)

Henry Lee at Paulus Hook , United States, 1880 (U.S. Mint copy dies 1880)

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Description (Brief)
One (1) Henry Lee at Paulus Hook medal, (Comitia Americana)
United States (France), 1880
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
General Information: U.S. Mint copy dies 1880.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Medal
Date made
1880
manufacturer
United States Mint
obverse engraver
Wright, Joseph
reverse engraver
Wright, Joseph
place made
United States
place of issue
United States
Physical Description
struck (overall production method)
bronze (overall metal)
circular (overall shape)
Measurements
overall: 45.3 mm; 1 25/32 in
ID Number
1991.0357.0104
catalog number
1991.0357.0104
accession number
1991.0357
catalog number
91.357.104
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