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Rhode Island Ship Medal

Obv: DE ADMIRAALS FLAAG van ADMIRAAL HOWE 1779 around a ship sailing left with scrollwork below, the whole encircled by a dentilated rim Rev: D ' vlugtende AMERICANEN van ROHDE YLAND Augt 1778 around an island with three ships to left and rows of soldiers crossing to right while thirteen small...

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Credit Line

Gift of the Boston Numismatic Society

dated 1778, struck 1779–80

Object Place

United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Betts 563

Accession Number

98.1534

Medium or Technique

Brass?

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Medals