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Captain James Lawrence Naval Medal

Object Number: 
INV.5370
Date: 
After 1840
Medium: 
Copper
Dimensions: 
diameter: 2 9/16 in. ( 6.5 cm )
Marks: 
Inscription: below bust truncation, at center: "FURST.F."
Description: 
Unfilled copper shell of obverse of the electrotype of Captain James Lawrence naval medal, depicting unformed bust of Lawrence facing right with legend: "JAC.LAWRENCE DULCE ET DECORUM EST PRO PATRIAE MORI." Copper pin soldered at center back.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group