Happy While United

Reverse of bronze medal struck in 1780 at behest of Thomas Jefferson, Governor of the Commonwealth of Virginia, and carried by General Joseph Martin for distribution to Cherokee allies of American revolutionary forces.
Reverse of bronze medal struck in 1780 at behest of Thomas Jefferson, Governor of the Commonwealth of Virginia, and carried by General Joseph Martin for distribution to Cherokee allies of American revolutionary forces.

Rebellion to Tyrants

Bronze medals struck at behest of Virginia governor Thomas Jefferson and carried by Joseph Martin to give to Cherokee allies of colonial forces. Early variant of the official state seal with partially disrobed Virtus. 1780.
A bronze medal struck in 1780 at behest of Thomas Jefferson, Governor of the Commonwealth of Virginia, and carried by General Joseph Martin for distribution to Cherokee allies of American colonial forces. The medal bears an early variant of the Virginia state seal with a partially disrobed Virtus.