Captain Issac Hull Naval Medal

Object Number: 
INV.13685
Date: 
1816-1885
Medium: 
Bronze
Dimensions: 
diameter: 2 9/16 in. ( 6.5 cm )
Marks: 
inscription: obverse, on bust truncation, at right: "R."
Description: 
Bronze struck medal with unformed bust of Isaac Hull facing left surrounded by legend: "PERITOS ARTE SUPERAT JUL. MDCCCXII AUG. CERTAMINE FORTES/ISAACUS HULL." Reverse shows naval combat scene with legend above: "HORAE MOMENTO VICTORIA"; inscription in exergue: "INTER CONST. NAV. AMER./ET GUER. ANGL."
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Creative: Tronvig Group