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Captain Lewis Warrington Naval Medal
Date: 1819-1885
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Medium: Bronze
Dimensions: Overall (diameter): 2 9/16 in. (6.5 cm)
Place made: North America, United States
Description: Bronze struck medal with obverse showing uniformed bust of Lewis Warrington facing right with legend: "LUDOVICUS WARRINGTON DUX NAVALIS AMERI." Reverse shows naval battle scene with legend: "PRO PATRIA PARATUS AUT VINCERE AUT MORIS"; inscription in exergue: "INTER PEACOCK NAV. AMERI./ET EPERVIE NAV. ANG./DIE XXIX MAR./MDCCCXIV."
Object Number: INV.2661
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Marks: inscription: obverse, below bust truncation: "FURST.F." inscription: reverse, to lower right of inscription in exergue: "FURST. F."