Medallion: National Jubilee, 1826

Object Number: 
INV.4827
Date: 
1826
Medium: 
White metal
Dimensions: 
diameter: 1 1/2 in. ( 3.8 cm )
Marks: 
inscription: obverse, below right under exergual line: "C.R:"
Description: 
Struck white metal medal, obverse with eagle perched upon shield surrounded by naval and military attributes and the Cap of Liberty; under row of stars above, eye of wisdom emits rays of light upon eagle; legend around bottom center: "NATIONAL JUBILEE" and date below exergual line: "1826." Obverse bears legend: "DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE/SIGNED JULY 4: 1776." and inscription at center of field: "FOR THE/SUPPORT OF THIS/WE PLEDGE TO EACH/OTHER OUR LIVES/OUR FORTUNES &/OUR SACRED/HONOUR." Hole punched at center top.
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Creative: Tronvig Group