Lafayette

1824


Dimensions

Overall: 47.8 gm, Diam: 4.9 cm (0.1 lb., 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.1737

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Medals

Badly scratched and dented all over.
Obv: GENERAL LAFAYETTE. around a portrait bust facing right and signed below left shoulder CA?N?IS F[ECIT.?] and numbered on the body 1824[I?]
Rev: Oak wreath containing THE DEFENDER / OF AMERICAN AND / FRENCH LIBERTY. / 1777-1824. / BORN IN CHAVANIAC, / THE 6 / SEPTEMBER / 1757
Edge: plain

Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins