Captain William Bainbridge Naval Medal

Object Number: 
INV.4931
Date: 
1840-1841
Medium: 
Copper
Dimensions: 
diameter: 2 9/16 in. ( 6.5 cm )
Marks: 
inscription: on bust truncation at right: "FURST. F."
Description: 
Copper obverse electrotype shell showing the uniformed bust of William Bainbridge facing right and surrounded by legend: "GULIELMUS BAINBRIDGE PATRIA VICTISQUE LAUDATUS." Reverse has pin soldered at center.
Provenance: 
Julian, NA-4
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Creative: Tronvig Group