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Captain Isaac Hull Naval Medal

Captain Isaac Hull Naval Medal
Captain Isaac Hull Naval Medal
Title
Captain Isaac Hull Naval Medal
Date 
1816-1885
Medium 
Bronze; paper
Dimensions 
case: 2 11/16 x 2 11/16 x 3/8 in. ( 6.8 x 6.8 x 1 cm ) diameter: 2 1/2 in. ( 6.3 cm )
Description 
Bronze struck medal with uniformed bust of Isaac Hull facing left with legend: "PERITOS ARTE SUPERAT JUL.MDCCCXII AUG. CERTAMINE FORTES/ISAACUS HULL." Reverse shows naval battle scene with legend: "HORAE MOMENTO VICTORIA" and inscription in exergue: "INTER CONST.NAV.AMER./ET GUER.ANGL." Light brown square paper case.
Object Number 
1181
Marks 
inscription: obverse, on bust truncation at right: "R." inscription: bottom of case, center, printed in blue: "G.W.SILVERS/Manufacturers agent and Jobber in/Novelties, & Notions, /15 ANN STREET, New YOrk
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group