Lot 201
  • 201

United States, Zachary Taylor, Battle of Buena Vista Medal, undated [1847]

10,000 - 15,000 USD
18,750 USD
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Silver. Charles Cushing Wright. STATE OF LOUISIANA TO MAJ: GEN: ZACHARY TAYLOR, state seal of Louisiana, below, UNION AND CONFIDENCE; above, JUSTICE; at lower edge, C.C. WRIGHT.FECIT – P.P. DUGGAN. DEL., rev., BUENA VISTA (in wreath) – RESACA DE LA PALMA – MONTEREY – PALO ALTO, Taylor looking on battlefield; below, H.F. BALDWIN & CO. PUBS. N.O., 76.2 mm (Julian MI-25), well struck with some prooflike reflectivity, about uncirculated with variegated toning