Libertas Americana

dated 1781
Augustin Dupré (French, 1748–1833)


Mint: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Loubat 14; Betts 615

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 48 mm, 49.63 gm (1 7/8 in., 1.75 oz.)

Accession Number

10.39

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Europe

Classifications

Medals

Obv: LIBERTAS * AMERICANA. / in exergue: 4 JUIL. 1776.
Rev: NON SINE DIIS ANIMOSUS INFANS. / in exergue: 17 1777. / OCT. / 19 / 1781. Signed below the lion’s foot: DUPRE. F
Edge: plain
The obverse striking shows some die rust above the lowest curl.

Credit Line

Gift of Hudson-Fulton Celebration Commission