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Horatio Gates

dated 1777
After Nicolas-Marie Gatteaux (French, 1751–1832)


Catalogue Raisonné

Loubat 2; Betts 557; Julian MI-2

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 55 mm, 85.9 gm (2 3/16 in., 3.03 oz.)

Accession Number

01.1675

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Medals

Obv: HORATIO GATES DUCI STRENUO / around a bust facing left / in exergue: COMITIA AMERICANA / signed N. GATTEAUX below right shoulder.
Rev: SALUS REGIONUM SEPTENTRIONAL / in exergue: HOSTE AD SARADOGAM / IN DEDITION*ACCEPTO / DIE XVII*OCT*MDCCLXXVII / signed on the ground line at the left, GATTEAUX E.
Edge: plain with evidence of a blow hole from casting

Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins