Brigadier General James Miller Military Medal

Brigadier General James Miller Military Medal
Title
Brigadier General James Miller Military Medal
Date 
After 1840
Medium 
Copper-plated lead
Dimensions 
diameter: 2 1/2 in. ( 6.4 cm )
Description 
Copper-plated lead electrotype of James Miller military medal with obverse showing uniformed bust of Miller facing right with legend: "BRIGADIER GENl. JAMES MILLER./I'LL TRY." Reverse shows scene of battle of Lundy's Lane (Niagara) with legend above: "RESOLUTION OF CONGRESS NOVEMBER 3. 1814."; inscription below exergual line: "BATTLES OF CHIPPEWA/JULY 5. 1814./NIAGARA. JULY 25. 1814./ERIE SEP. 17. 1814."
Object Number 
1942.23
Marks 
Inscription: obverse, at lower right of bust: "FURST. F." Inscription: reverse, below inscription in exergue, at center: "FURST. F."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group