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John Quincy Adams Indian Peace Medal
Date: 1825 or later
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Medium: Gilt bronze
Dimensions: Overall (Medal): 3 in. (7.6 cm)
Place made: North America, United States
Description: Gilt bronze struck medal with obverse showing draped bust of John Quincy Adams facing right with legend: "JOHN QUINCY ADAMS PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES/1825." Reverse shows clasped hands below crossed peace pipe and tomahawk with legend: "PEACE/AND/FRIENDSHIP."
Credit Line: Estate of Henry H. Havemeyer
Object Number: 1966.142
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Marks: Inscription: obverse, at lower center of bust: "F."