General Horatio Gates Military Medal

General Horatio Gates Military Medal
Title
General Horatio Gates Military Medal
Date 
After 1840
Medium 
Copper
Dimensions 
diameter: 2 1/16 in. ( 5.2 cm )
Description 
Copper-plated electrotype shell of obverse of Horatio Gates medal showing his clothed bust facing left with legend: "HORATIO GATES DUCI STRENUO" and inscription below exergual line: "COMITIA AMERICANA."
Credit Line 
Purchase
Object Number 
1935.128a
Marks 
inscription: on exergual line, at right: "N.GATTEAUX"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group