• Culture/People:

    Non-Indian; used by the Menominee (Menomini)

  • Object name:

    John Quincy Adams peace medal

  • Date created:

    1825

  • Place:

    Shawano; Shawano County; Wisconsin; USA

  • Media/Materials:

    Silver medal

  • Techniques:

    Struck/minted

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Formerly owned by James Tebeau (ca. 1885-ca. 1960, Menominee); purchased by MAI at an auction held by Hans Schulman (1913-1990, Schulman Coin & Mint, New York) in 1968.

  • Dimensions:

    0.5 x 7.5 cm

  • Catalog number:

    24/1208

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    This item is currently on view at NMAI, DC.

See it in the "Peace medals and tomahawks" component of the "Window on Collections" exhibit on the 4th floor

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