American Independence Medal
diameter: 1 5/16 in. ( 3.4 cm )
Silver struck medal with obverse depicting female personification of America holding pole topped with Phrygian cap in her right hand and caduceus in her left; flowers and cornucopia at her feet, distant landscape in background; legend above: "NEDERLAND VERKLAARD AMERICA VRY." Reverse depicts symbols of trade and commerce with sailing ship in background at left; legend above: "DE ALGEMEENE WENSCH."; in exergue: "1782."
Inscription: obverse, in exergue: "J.M.LAGENAN"
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