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Numismatics
Mint: Paris
Artist: Augustin Dupré, French, 1748–1833
Honorand: Daniel Morgan, American, 1736–1802

Restrike Medal of Daniel Morgan and the Battle of Cowpens

1880–95

Copper

81.65 g, 12:00, 55.9 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001
2001.87.2708
Geography: 
Made in Paris, France
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century after an 18th century original
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

Charles Wyllys Betts, American Colonial History Illustrated by Contemporary Medals, 1964 reprint (New York: Scott Stamp and Coin Company, 1964), 278, no. 593.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.