Medal: Penn's Treaty 1682 (in box)

Object Number: 
1947.329
Date: 
ca. 1882
Medium: 
Bronze; cardboard, paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/4 in. (3.2 cm) Part (tray): 1 3/4 x 1 3/4 x 1/4 in. (4.4 x 4.4 x 0.6 cm)
Marks: 
Inscription: reverse, at lower center: "LOVETT'S SERIES NO 1 PHILADA"
Description: 
Bronze struck medal with obverse showing group of European settlers and Native Americans holding scroll and peace pipes. Reverse is bears inscription at center surrounded by laurel wreath: "PENN'S/TREATY/1682"; legend above: "UNBROKEN FAITH." Square cardboard tray.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. James Hazen Hyde
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group