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Issuing authority:
Congress of the United States  Search this
Associated person:
Dupre, Augustin  Search this
Obverse engraver:
Dupre, Augustin  Search this
Reverse engraver:
Dupre, Augustin  Search this
Physical Description:
cast, electroplated (overall production method)
lead, bronzed (overall metal)
circular (overall shape)
Measurements:
overall: 54.7 mm; 2 5/32 in
Object Name:
Medal
Place made:
France
Place of issue:
United States
Date made:
1781
Associated date:
1781 09 08
Description (Brief):
One (1) Nathanael Greene at Eutaw Springs medal, (Comitia Americana)
United States (France), 1781
Obverse Image: Half-length portrait of Greene facing left.
Obverse Text: NATHANIELI / GREEN / EGREGIO / DUCI / COMITIA / AMERICANA
Reverse Image: Winged Victory stands on implements of war with a laurel wreath in her right hand and a palm branch in her left.
Reverse Text: SALUS / REGIONUM / AUSTRALIUM / HOSTIBUS / AD / EUTAW / DEBELLATIS / DIE / VIII / SEPT / MDCCLXXXI / DUPRE
Location:
Currently not on view
Credit Line:
Library of Congress
ID Number:
NU.67.98171
Accession number:
275799
Catalog number:
67.98171
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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/ng49ca746ab-39a7-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1097423