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Plains Indian Museum

Descriptions
pewter 38 leather 2024
Names
peace medal 24
Subjects
crossed 16 tomahawks 9 clasped 7 George Washington 6 hands 11
Date:
late 19th Century
Dimensions:
Diameter: 2.5 in
Credit Line:
Gift of Goelet Gallatin
Inscription:
Written around edge: George Washington, The Father of Our Country 1789, Written in middle: 1789, Across top: Friendship, Across bottom: The Pipe of Peace
Remarks:
Dress and Adornment - Status Symbols and Insignia of Office. Imitation Washington peace medal, round with 3/4 view of George Washington on front; clasped hands and crossed tomahawks on back; short leather thong attached to top.
Accession Number:
NA.205.26

Not currently on display


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