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John Paul Jones

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Obv: (ornament) JOANNI PAVLO JONES CLASSIS PRAEFECTO. (ornament) / in exergue: COMITIA AMERICANA. Rev: HOSTIVM NAVIBVS CAPTIS AVT FVGATIS. / in exergue: AD ORAM SCOTIAE XXIII. SEPT. / M . DCCLXXVIIII. / signed: DUPRÉ. F. Edge: (cornucopia[?]) BRONZE

Provenance

Lent by J. Templeman Coolidge / February 27, 1929

Credit Line

Gift of John Templeman Coolidge

dated 1779; restruck 1927

Mint

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Loubat 17; Betts 568; Julian NA-1

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 55 mm, 78.5 gm (2 3/16 in., 2.77 oz.)

Accession Number

32.155

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Medals