Adam J. Slemmer medallion

Adam J. Slemmer medallion
Title
Adam J. Slemmer medallion
Date 
Probably 1861
Medium 
Bronze
Dimensions 
diameter: 3 3/8 in. ( 8.6 cm )
Description 
Bronze struck medal with obverse showing nude bust of Lieutenant Adam J. Slemmer facing left with legend: "ADAM J. SLEMMER/1861." Reverse depicts Fort Pickens with American flag above; legend: "THE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE,NEW-YORK,HONORS THE DEFENDERS OF FORT PICKENS/FAR OFF BUT FAITHFUL."
Object Number 
INV.3630
Marks 
inscription: obverse, below bust truncation: "MULLER F." inscription: obverse, below design: "MULLER F."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group