Captain Jacob Jones Naval Medal
diameter: 2 9/16 in. ( 6.5 cm )
inscription: obverse, on bust truncation, at left: "FURST. F." inscription: reverse, on exergual line, at left: "FURST. F."
Bronze struck medal with obverse showing uniformed bust of Jacob Jones facing right with legend: "IACOBUS JONES VIRTUS IN ARDUA TENDIT." Reverse shows naval battle scene with legend: "VICTORIAM HOSTI MAJORI CELERRIME RAPUIT."; inscription in exergue: "INTER WASP NAV. AMERI./ET FROLIC NAV. ANG./DIE XVIII OCT./MDCCCXIII."
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