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Accession number 2001.111
Catalog Number 2001.111.1
Object Name Medal
Description silver Charles II Royal Portrait Medal, possibly presented as a peace medal
Bill Steele wrote by email to Greg Palumbo, 8/12/11, "The Charles II Medal is the most important one we may have. It dates to the year the English founded the Carolina colony (1670) and is generally accepted to be the likely first peace medal given by the English to the Creeks. The first English peace medal in the southeast." and "The Charles II medal may be in one of the medal books."
Date 1683
Dimensions Dia-2 inches
Collection Militaria
Imagefile 006\20011111.JPG