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Brigadier General James Miller Military Medal

Object Number: 
INV.2680
Date: 
1824-1885
Medium: 
Bronze
Dimensions: 
diameter: 2 9/16 in. ( 6.5 cm )
Marks: 
inscription: obverse, right of bust: "FURST. F." inscription: reverse, below inscription in exergue: "FURST. F."
Description: 
Bronze struck medal with obverse showing uniformed bust of James Miller facing right with legend: "BRIGADIER GENl. JAMES MILLER./I'LL TRY." Reverse shows scene of battle at Lundy's Lane (Niagara) with legend: "RESOLUTION OF CONGRESS NOVEMBER 3. 1814."; inscription below exergual line: "BATTLES OF CHIPPEWA/JULY 5. 1814./NIAGARA. JULY 25.1814./ERIE SEP.17.1814."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group