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    "New York Regiment of Volunteers in Mexico" Medal Presented to Peter Waters of Co. K. [1848].
    Silver medal by Charles Cushing Wright measuring 52mm. This is an extremely rare medal, and while not a U.S. Mint medal this is an important historical medal from the Mexican-American War. The obverse has Waters name engraved with his Company. Along the edge it reads "Presented By The City Of New York To The N.Y. Regiment Of Volunteers In Mexico". On the reverse it list the battles "Chapultepec, Cherubusco, Vera Cruz and Cerro Gordo". The mount at the top appears to have been reattached. A very pleasing example with nice surfaces.


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