General Anthony Wayne Military Medal

General Anthony Wayne Military Medal
General Anthony Wayne Military Medal
Title
General Anthony Wayne Military Medal
Date 
ca. 1889
Medium 
Bronze
Dimensions 
diameter: 2 1/16 in. ( 5.3 cm )
Description 
Bronze struck medal, with obverse showing allegorical figure of America personified by a Native American princess presenting a laurel wreath and a crown to General Wayne; legend: "ANTONIO WAYNE DUCI EXERCITUS"; inscription below exergual line: "COMITIA AMERICANA." Reverse shows a battle scene with legend above: "STONEY-POINT EXPUGNATUM"; inscription below exergual line: XV JUL.MDCCLXXIX."
Object Number 
1171
Marks 
inscription: obverse, above exergual line, at right: "GATTEAUX." inscription: reverse, on exergual line, at left: "GATTEAWX"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group