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Commemorative Medal

1977.286 (RS116522)

Description

Round brass engraved rim with acorn and leaf border; center contains raised silhouette of "Admiral Lord Nelson"; black round "dish" frame.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1795-1867
Inscriptions
Stamped ""P.W.P or F""
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
foliation (pattern)
glass (material)
leaf (metal)
leaf (plant material)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Documentary Artifact
Descriptive terms
Acorn
acorn
Brass
brass (alloy)
commemoratives
foliation (pattern)
Glass
glass (material)
Leaf
leaf (metal)
leaf (plant material)
MEDAL, COMMEMORATIVE
medals
wood (plant material)
People and organizations
Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805
Dimensions
7 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.286
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
3962

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