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John Eagar Howard

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Obv: JOH* EGAR* HOWARD LEGIONIS PEDITUM PRAEFECTO / COMITIA AMERICANA in exergue / signed DUVIV. under horse's back left foot. Rev: QUOD / IN NUTANTEM HOSTIUM ACIEM / SUBITO IRRUENS / PRAECLARUM BELLICAE VIRTUTIS / SPECIMEN DEDIT / IN PUGNA AD COWPENS / XVII.JAN.MDCC LXXXI encircled by a large...

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Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Samuel Abbott Green

dated 1781; restruck after 1880

Catalogue Raisonné

Loubat 10; Betts 595

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 46 mm, 50.48 gm (1 13/16 in., 1.78 oz.)

Accession Number

17.251

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Medals