Large Military Bust Coin

Large Military Bust Coin
Title
Large Military Bust Coin
Date 
1820
Medium 
Copper
Dimensions 
diameter: 1 1/8 in. ( 2.8 cm )
Description 
Bronze struck medal with obverse showing uniformed bust of George Washington, facing left, crowned with laurel wreath; legend: "WASHINGTON & INDEPENDENCE/1783." Reverse shows seated allegorical female figure of Liberty with laurel branch and Phrygian cap; legend above: "UNITED STATES."
Object Number 
INV.3177
Marks 
Inscription: reverse, below exergual line, at left: "T.W.I." Inscription: reverse, below exergual line, at right: "E. S"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group