Wyoming Battle & Massacre Centennial

HK-120C · 1878

Year 1878
Metal
Weight
Diameter 36 mm
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Reference HK-120C

Scene on the obverse depicts Indians with tomahawks raised in their hands attacking a family of settlers. On the reverse is depicted a memorial monument with the legend “Dulce et decorum est pro patria mori” which translated means “It is a sweet and noble thing to die for one’s country.” Dies engraved by George T. Morgan.

Category

1870