Kittanning Destroyed Medal
diameter: 1 7/8 in. ( 4.8 cm )
Bronze struck medal with obverse containing the old coat of arms of Philadelphia within ornate shield; surrounding legend: "THE GIFT OF THE CORPORATION OF THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA." Reverse depicts group of four soldiers with burning log cabin village in background; legend: "KITTANNING DESTROYED BY COLl. ARMSTRONG."; in exergue: "SEPTEMBER.8./1756."
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