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Thomas Truxton

U.S. Mint Congressional Medal for Captain Thomas Truxtun (1755–1822). Voted by Congress on March 24, 1800. Copper medal. Obverse: Bust of Captain Truxton, in uniform, facing left. Reverse: Relief of naval action between the United States frigate Constellation, of 38 guns, Captain Truxton, and...

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Credit Line

Gift in memory of James Bishop Peabody

1800

Catalogue Raisonné

Loubat 21; Julian NA-2

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: D: 57 mm.

Accession Number

1988.277

Medium or Technique

Copper

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Medals