Lot #17. 1853 Franklin Pierce Indian Peace Medal. Julian IP-32, Belden Pl. 17, 49, Prucha-49. Bronze Restrike. Fine Rims Filed.
The June 2009 Baltimore Auction - 6/11/2009
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76 millimeters. Holed for suspension. Smaller digits in the date confirm that this piece was struck from the new obverse die that the Mint probably prepared sometime between 1855 and 1892. Golden-copper patina with appreciable wear and scattered handling marks. The rims appear to have been filed.