Medalet promoting Winfield Scott for president, 1852. Gilt brass. DeWitt WS 1852-12. Holed for suspension
OBV: Military bust of Scott to left; inscription around, MAJ. GEN. WINFIELD SCOTT. U.S.A. Signature of engraver at truncation. REV: Inscription above, SCOTT WOUNDED, representation of battle scene depicting soldiers assisting wounded Scott who lies on grount; below, LUNDY'S LANE.
DeWitt considered this one of the most finely executed pieces from the campaign. This is a bright AU example.