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George Washington (First in War, First in Peace)

Obv: A scalloped pattern of sylized stars and eagles surrounds a circle with the inscription GEORGE WASHINGTON / FIRST IN WAR, FIRST IN PEACE enclosing a military bust of Washington facing to the left. The rim is beaded. Rev: Inscribed BORN , FEB. 11. 1732. (curved) / GENERAL / AMERICAN ARMIES,...

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Gift of the Boston Numismatic Society

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Medium or Technique

White metal




Numismatics, Medals