1801 Thomas Jefferson Indian Peace Medal in Bronze
217.8 grams, 76 mm. Julian IP-3, by John Reich. The so-called "Second Size." Obverse: Tall civil bust left; reverse: clasped hands of soldier and Indian with American eagle bracelet, PEACE/ AND/ FRIENDSHIP, flat-top A's identify 1846 die. Surfaces boast deep red-mahogany under a thin veneer of olive-bronze on both sides. Only the slightest handling shows on the highpoints of the design. Most interesting and worthy of the closest study.