Gold Medal

Gold Medal Awarded to Washington


Medal was struck in Paris, from a die cut by Duvivier. The device is a head of Washingon, in profile with the Latin legend “Georgio Washingtom supremo duci exercituum adsertori libertatis comitia Americana”, “The American Congree to George Washington, commander-in-chief of its armise, the assertors of freedom”


Source: Pictorial Field Book of the Revolution
By B.J. Lossing
Available from books.google.com


Published: 1852

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