James Madison Indian Peace Medal

James Madison Indian Peace Medal
James Madison Indian Peace Medal
Title
James Madison Indian Peace Medal
Date 
1814 or later
Medium 
Bronze
Dimensions 
diameter: 3 in. ( 7.6 cm )
Description 
Bronze struck medal with obverse showing draped bust of James Madison facing left with legend: "JAMES MADISON PRESIDENT OF THE U.S. A. D. 1809." Reverse shows clasped hands below crossed peace pipe and tomahawk; legend: "PEACE/AND/FRIENDSHIP."
Credit Line 
Estate of Henry O. Havemeyer
Object Number 
1966.99
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group