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Numismatics
Mint: Paris
Artist: Augustin Dupré, French, 1748–1833

The Libertas Americana Medal

1782

Gilt

51.37 g, 12:00, 48 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001
2001.87.1910
Geography: 
Made in Paris, France
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
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), 300, no. 615.

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.