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Henry Lee at Paulus Hook , United States, 1880 (U.S. Mint copy die 1880: Original obverse die paired with Barber reverse)

Catalog Data

Reverse engraver:
Wright, Joseph  Search this
Manufacturer:
United States Mint  Search this
Obverse engraver:
Wright, Joseph  Search this
Physical Description:
struck (overall production method)
bronze (overall metal)
circular (overall shape)
Measurements:
overall: 46.1 mm; 1 13/16 in
Object Name:
Medal
Place made:
United States
Place of issue:
United States
Date made:
1880
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: Struck from dies reproduced by William Barber.
Location:
Currently not on view
Credit Line:
Library of Congress
ID Number:
NU.275799.0159
Accession number:
275799
Catalog number:
67.98175
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Comitia Americana
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-c66f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1097172