Governor Isaac Shelby Military Medal

Governor Isaac Shelby Military Medal
Title
Governor Isaac Shelby Military Medal
Date 
1824
Medium 
Bronze
Dimensions 
diameter: 2 9/16 in. ( 6.5 cm )
Description 
Bronze struck medal with obverse showing uniformed bust of Shelby facing right with legend: "GOVERNOR ISAAC SHELBY." Reverse depicts battle scene with legend above: "BATTLE OF THE THAMES. OCTO. 5. 1813."; in exergue: "RESOLUTION OF CONGRESS/APRIL 4. 1818."
Object Number 
INV.4621
Marks 
Inscription: reverse, below bust truncation, at center: "FURST. F." Inscription: obverse, below exergual line, at lower center: "FURST. F."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group