Manly Medal

Object Number: 
1947.307
Date: 
1790
Medium: 
Bronze
Dimensions: 
diameter: 1 7/8 in. ( 4.8 cm )
Marks: 
Inscription: obverse, on bust truncation: ""BROOKS F." Inscription: reverse, in exergue: "J.MANLY & Co."
Description: 
Yellow bronze struck medal with obverse showing clothed bust of Washington facing left with legend: "GEO. WASHINGTON BORN VIRGINIA."; inscription below bust truncation: "FEB. 11/1732." Reverse is inscribed: "GENERAL/of the/AMERICAN ARMIES/1775./RESIGNED/1783./PRESIDENT/of the/UNITED STATES/1789."
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. James Hazen Hyde
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group