Battle of Saratoga Monument

HK-119A · 1877

Year 1877
Metal Bronze
Weight
Diameter 35 mm
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Reference HK-119A

Scene portrays British General Burgoyne surrendering to U.S. General Horatio Gates by handing over his sword. This significant American victory is regarded as the turning point of the American Revolutionary War and persuaded France to enter the war on the side of the Americans.

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1870