Master Commandant Jesse D. Elliott Naval Medal

Master Commandant Jesse D. Elliott Naval Medal
Master Commandant Jesse D. Elliott Naval Medal
Title
Master Commandant Jesse D. Elliott Naval Medal
Date 
1820-1866
Medium 
Bronze
Dimensions 
diameter: 2 9/16 in. ( 6.5 cm )
Description 
Bronze struck medal, with obverse showing uniformed bust of Jesse Elliott facing right with legend: "JESSE D. ELLIOTT.NIL ACTUM REPUTANS SI QUID/SUPERESSET AGENDUM." Reverse shows a naval battle scene with legend: "VIAM INVENIT VIRTUS AUT FACIT" and inscription below exergual line: "INTER CLASS. AMERI./ET BRIT. DIE X SEP./MDCCCXIII."
Object Number 
1190
Marks 
inscription: obverse, below bust truncation: "FURST. F." inscription: reverse, below exergual inscription: "FURST.F."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group