Medal (Peace medal)

  • Category:

    Metals

  • Creator (Role):

    Robert P. Scott (Engraver)

  • Place of Origin:

    Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Mid-Atlantic, United States, North America

  • Materials:

    Silver

  • Techniques:

    Stamped

  • Museum Object Number:

    1952.0033


  • Complete Details



Object Number

1952.0033

Object Name

Medal (Peace medal)

Category

Metals

Credit Line/Donor

Gift of Henry Francis du Pont

Creator (Role)

Robert P. Scott (Engraver)

Place of Origin

Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Mid-Atlantic, United States, North America

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Inscription; Obverse, border; "TH. JEFFERSON PRESIDENT OF THE U.S.A, D.1801" stamped
2. Inscription; Reverse; "PEACE / AND / FRIENDSHIP" stamped

Subjects

Thomas Jefferson; President; Government; Eagle

Materials

Silver

Techniques

Stamped

Dimensions (inches)

2.559 (H) , 2.165 (Diam) , 1.2699 (Weight)

Dimensions (centimeters)

6.5 (H) , 5.5 (Diam) , 36 (Weight)

Object Description

Text available soon.

Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Book] Quimby, Ian M.G. 1995 American Silver at Winterthur.
Published: p. 442, no. 464
[Book] Prucha, Francis Paul. 1971 Indian Peace Medals in American History. 186 p.
For information on peace medals, pp. 316-24, 90-95
[Book] Prucha, Francis Paul. 1971 Indian Peace Medals in American History. 186 p.
For information on the sizes of peace medals, p. 93