Commemorative Medal

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1795-1867

GUSN

GUSN-3962

Description

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

Details

Descriptive Terms

medals
commemoratives
brass (alloy)
glass (material)
leaf (plant material)
foliation (pattern)
leaf (metal)
wood (plant material)
acorn
leaf (plant material)
foliation (pattern)
leaf (metal)
Brass
Glass
Acorn
Leaf
MEDAL, COMMEMORATIVE

Inscription

Stamped ""P.W.P or F""

Associated Person

Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

Associated Building

Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Dimensions

7 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.286

Places

Possibly
Possibly