Captain Johnston Blakeley Naval Medal

Captain Johnston Blakeley Naval Medal
Title
Captain Johnston Blakeley Naval Medal
Date 
1820
Medium 
Bronze
Dimensions 
diameter: 2 9/16 in. ( 6.5 cm )
Description 
Bronze struck medal with obverse showing uniformed bust of Johnston Blakeley facing right with legend: "JOHNSTON BLAKELEY REIP. FAED. AM. NAV. WASP DUX." Reverse shows naval battle scene with legend above: "EHEU! BIS VICTOR PATRIA TUA TE LUGET PLAUDITQ."; inscription in exergue: "INTER WASP NAV. AMERI./ET REINDEER NAV. ANG./DIE XXVIII JUNIUS/MDCCCXIV."
Object Number 
INV.13678
Marks 
inscription: obverse, below bust truncation, at left: "FURST F." inscription: reverse, on exergual line, at left: "FURST. F."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group